USDA Programs Put Stroud Center Science on the Ground

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One of Stroud Water Research Center’s strongest partnerships over the years has been with the agricultural community. In this short video, Stroud Center President Bern Sweeney, Ph.D., explains how, with the help of USDA farm bill programs, a growing number of farmers are choosing to plant streamside forests to protect water quality for their downstream neighbors — and how doing so actually makes their farms more productive.

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