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Welcome Timothy!

          Strategic Conservation Solutions is pleased to welcome Timothy Schoonhoven to our team as Policy Analyst. A native of California’s Central Valley, Timothy graduated from The Master’s College in Santa Clarita, California this past May with a B.A. in Political Studies. He got his first taste of DC as an intern […]

Welcome Andrew!

Strategic Conservation Solutions is pleased to have Andrew Schmidt joining our office as a Research Fellow. Growing up in Northern Virginia, Andrew graduated from Christopher Newport University this past May with a B.A. in Political Science. No stranger to issues related to conservation and natural resources, Andrew interned at the Department of the Interior in […]

Welcome Peter!

Strategic Conservation Solutions is pleased to have Peter Bachmann joining our office as a Research Fellow for the Fall of 2013. Peter is originally from Fallston, Maryland, and graduated from Virginia Tech this spring with a B.S. in Dairy Science with an emphasis in Dairy Enterprise Management. During his undergraduate career Peter worked as an […]

SCS Seeks Fall Intern

Strategic Conservation Solutions, LLC (SCS) offers Fall, Winter/Spring, and Summer paid internships in its Washington, DC, office. Candidates should have good communications (both written and oral) and research skills and a desire to learn more about policy and regulatory issues in the federal arena. SCS offers its internship program throughout the year for college sophomores, […]

Welcome Elizabeth!

Strategic Conservation Solutions is pleased to have Elizabeth Griswold joining our office as an intern for the summer of 2013. Elizabeth graduated from Mississippi State University this spring with a B.S. in Food Science, Nutrition, and Health Promotion. This summer she is participating in the William A. Demmer Scholars program through Michigan State University and […]

No Change, But Plenty of Challenge

Bruce’s post-election analysis was published today on the Agri-Pulse website.

Looking Back on 30 Years of Agricultural Conservation

Conservation Technology Information Center celebrated its 30th anniversary on October 25, 2012, by looking back and looking forward to the future of agricultural conservation. Bruce served on the panel discussion, “Looking Back on 30 Years of Agricultural Conservation.” See the full news release about the event here.

Food & Fuel: Both/And NOT Either/Or

Read Bruce’s Agri-Pulse opinion piece about why the debate over reducing the use of corn for fuel when supplies are tight.

Welcome Madeline!

Strategic Conservation Solutions is pleased to have Madeline Thomas join us as a Research Fellow for Fall 2012.Thomas is originally from Troy, MO. She is a recent graduate student from the University of Missouri, Columbia, working towards a Master of Science degree in Agricultural Economics. Her research interests include agricultural policy, economics, and conservation. She […]

Policy Matters: Outlook 2013 “Election Matters”

See the “Policy Matters: Outlook 2013” feature in the 4th quarter issue of the Syngenta Thrive magazine for comments from Bruce and others in the agricultural policy arena about the impact of this year’s elections.