The Dirty Little Secret of Clean Energy

With all the talk of agriculture contributing mightily to global warming with greenhouse gas emissions, the environmental movement is ignoring one of the worst greenhouse gas pollutants on the planet. Maybe they are ignoring it because the gas is a direct result of so-called ‘green’ energy sources - It is used on those allegedly low …

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Could Farmers Save The World?

Could farmers be the heroes of the 21st century? Recently, the United Nations sounded an alarm that worldwide, agricultural land is disappearing for many reasons, and populations are continuing to grow. The report said this shrinkage of farmland coupled with climate change point to a looming disaster. For all its doom and gloom, the report …

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Could Farmers End Climate Change?

Cap-and-Trade was a controversial program invented some years ago as a way for big polluters to offset the damage done by their pollution. It’s had its problems being implemented, but It has also had some success in reducing carbon pollution. It works like this: the government sets how much pollution a company can release. If …

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What We Don’t Know About Geo-engineering Could Kill Us

I don’t think anyone doubts that the climate is always changing; change is the only constant not just in weather, but in life.  The cause of climate change may be disputed but the effect becomes more clear each passing year.  Scientists are looking for ways to reduce this change, to even out the long term …

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