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How Midwestern farmers are adapting to climate change

A profile of the Jaus farm focusing on how they have started to meet challenges posed by climate change.

The Institute for Agriculture and Trade Policy pays a visit to the farm of Martin and Loretta Jaus, located in Gibbon, MN. The Jauses explain the challenges they have faced as a result of the changing climate and the ways they have adapted their farm to better face the uncertain future. A key piece of advice? Diversify. As Loretta Jaus puts it, “Biodiversity builds stability into an operation.”