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  • Sodbusting farmers plow up the Northern Plains prairie

    Sodbusting farmers plow up the Northern Plains prairie

    The biofuels "corn bubble" and other financial incentives encourage farmers to plow up native grassland in the sensitive Northern Plains prairie potholes ecosystem; government policies don't help.

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