El Niño weather patterns affecting Wisconsin, Analysis of ESG investing

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El Niño weather patterns are occurring earlier than expected this year. Meteorologists explain how conditions could affect Wisconsin weather and agriculture. Then, a journalist discusses the troubles with investments that prioritize environmental, social and governance issues.

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  • Kate Archer Kent Host
  • Avery Lea Rogers Producer
  • Joe Tarr Producer
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