Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies Program on Energy and Sustainable Development Stanford University


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Field Notes from an Iowa Farm

Journal Article

Walter P. Falcon - Stanford University

Published by
Farming Magazine, Vol. 12 no. 17, page(s) 8-9
Fall 2012

The American Midwest is suffering through the driest summer in decades, and Stanford economist Walter Falcon is watching the corn wither in his fields. He writes how the drought is affecting crops, prices and the livelihoods of his fellow farmers in Iowa.