Commentary: Don't blame Minnesota farmers for river pollution
Published 06/28/2012, The Republican Eagle
As a society that has made tremendous progress over the years in protecting the environment, it still amazes me that too often we focus on finger pointing in lieu of solutions when tackling a complicated issue. The recent debate over cleaning up Minnesota River is a classic case of this, as we have a coalition of cities taking aim at farmers as the culprit (R-E, May 30).Word count: 500
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