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Who should win the Iowa drainage case?

The Des Moines Water Works (DMWW) federal case is coming to a close. In his latest blog on, Gary Baise argues Iowa farmers should win. >> Read full article

Farm drain tile a flooding solution

Farmer Scott Gillespie of Johnson, near the headwaters of the Red River in far western Minnesota, says farmers can't just do it by themselves in trying to control flooding in the valley. >> Read full article

Controlled drainage making a comeback

North Carolina State University’s agriculture water management expert Mohamed Youssef, PhD, believes the time is ripe for controlled drainage to make a comeback. >> Read full article

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Attracting millennials

The term “millennials” is usually considered to apply to individuals who reached adulthood around the turn of the 21st century. The precise delineation varies from one source to another, however, for purposes of this article we will place millennials as born between 1980 and 2000.

Millennials do not have a good reputation within the construction industry. Terms like “job-hoppers,” “entitlement,” “no work ethic” and “self-absorbed” have been used to describe this employment cohort, and like it or not, we must understand what makes this group tick. >> Learn More…

 Event Calendar 

National LICA Summer Meeting

July 18-23, 2016
Location: Intercontinental Kansas City at the Plaza, Kansas City, MO >> More Info

2017 LICA National Winter Convention

March 4-6, 2017
Location: Las Vegas >> More Info

2017 LICA National Summer Meeting

July 11-16, 2017
Location: Elegante Hotel, Colorado Springs, CO >> More Info