Water runs downhill. This is a problem for environmentalists and farmers. Environmentalists say water running off farms contaminates the environment and may turn babies blue; farmers say it’s impossible to prevent water from running off their farms. And so we ask…
This Saturday at 9am Pacific, the Food Chain Radio show with Michael Olson hosts Science Professor Marc Los Huertos from California State University Monterey Bay for a conversation about the politics of water rules.
Topics include a look at the chemicals farmers use to grow their crops; how those chemicals runoff the farm into the environment; and whether water runoff rules just approved will allow farmers to grow crops.
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