SILT in the News

SILT has been making waves across the country and across the “pond!”  In addition to our very own feature in Civil Eats last month, great stories in the Manchester Guardian and Rodale Institute’s This Organic Life brought readers news of the innovative land access work we’re doing here in Iowa. SILT  provides affordable land access to ...

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SILT News Coast-to-Coast (almost)

SILT has been making the news across Iowa, nearly coast to coast!  In mid-June, the Council Bluffs Daily Nonpareil covered SILT’s “breaking new ground” party at the Loess Hills Young People’s Farm, SILT’s first acquisition ever with a nice feature including photos of this amazing farm. Kudos to the reporter tackling a complicated transaction. Now begins the ...

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SILT Message Spreads Across Iowa

This Des Moines Register story leads with Mary Ellen Miller’s moving testimony to SILT she gave at the press conference. WHO-TV coverage and radio across the state has put SILT on the minds of Iowans from Sioux City to Muscatine.

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SILT’s friends and allies spread the word

Farmers, leaders, friends converge to tell media why SILT matters Des Moines, Iowa, Jan. 28, 2015: Television, newspapers and radio along with supporters filled the space at Gateway Market this  morning to hear about the new Sustainable Iowa Land Trust created to protect land to grow healthy food. They heard from local farmers Larry Cleverly and Jason Clasen, ...

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