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May 19, 2016

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The Environmental Protection Agency will release its recommendations for the amount of ethanol that is blended into gasoline in coming days.

New EPA Regulations Good News For Indiana Farmers

The Environmental Protection Agency proposed increasing the amount of biofuel in gas, meaning more Indiana-produced ethanol will find it’s way into cars.

May 18, 2016

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Solar panels.

Hoosier Energy Plans Three Solar Farms For Johnson County

The latest of 10 solar farms that Hoosier Energy is developing is planned for 10 acres along Indiana 135 near the Johnson County town of Trafalgar.

May 16, 2016

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Coal plant.

Indiana Sees Third Largest Decrease In Coal Use Since 2007

Indiana used 37-percent less coal for electricity generation between 2007 and 2015. Only Ohio and Pennsylvania saw a larger decrease.

May 16, 2016

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Young apple trees in a nursery.

Bloomington Nursery Sells Exclusively Native Plants, Trees

Eco Logic's owners owners say it is southern Indiana's first nursery that exclusively sells plants and trees native to the state.

May 16, 2016

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Purdue Agronomists On Panel To Examine Food Security

The panel will examine ways to improve food access and security.

May 14, 2016

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Indiana Bee Deaths Down Since 2015

The Honey Bee Colony Loss Survey reports this year’s first quarter loss is 12-percent, compared to 22-percent last year.

May 12, 2016

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Neighbor defends fight against new CAFO

White County CAFO Rule Would Join Patchwork Of Regulations

A patchwork of rules regulates concentrated animal feeding operations throughout the state. But in White County, they're working to protect their waterways.

May 12, 2016

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Betsy Yankowiak, Director of Preserves and Programs for Little River Wetlands Project, and Bill Bolen, senior advisor for teh EPA, holding a map of Eagle Marsh.

Ft. Wayne Berm Aims To Keep Carp From Entering Lake Erie

The nearly two mile, $4.4 million earthen berm acts as a physical barrier, preventing Asian carp from jumping out into the Great Lakes Basin.

May 12, 2016

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Health and environmental advocates gathered in front of U.S. Sen. Joe Donnelly's office in Indianapolis.

Hoosiers To Donnelly: Vote To Prevent Environmental Hazards

Senator Joe Donnelly will be voting on a number of measures that concern air and water pollution in the coming months.

May 10, 2016

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Cows in stalls

White County CAFO Rule Would Be First Of Its Kind In Indiana

The rule would be the first in the state to designate a mandatory distance between confined animal feeding operations and waterways.

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