The Nature Conservancy

Nestlé Purina, Cargill join 3-year Nebraska irrigation project

· May 24, 2018

Nestlé Purina and Cargill have joined The Nature Conservancy in a three-year water project aimed at improving the sustainability of the beef chain and reducing the environmental impact of row crop irrigation in Nebraska, while providing a scalable irrigation solution for farmers across the U.S. More than 50 percent of water used in U.S. beef […]

grazing regulations

Oregon ranch balances conservation and cattle grazing

· June 5, 2017

It is no secret there can be tension between conservation interests and cattle grazing, but the owners of the Lightning Creek Ranch in eastern Oregon have found some common ground. Lightning Creek Ranch owners the Probert family, led by Dan and Suzy Probert, have teamed up with The Nature Conservancy, the Natural Resource Conservation Service […]

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