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The EPA’s new rule places farmers in the agency’s crosshairs for using the same safe, scientifically sound and federally approved crop protection tools they’ve used for years.

    Farm Bureau: More maps show how EPA’s overreach imperils U.S. agriculture, housing and industry

    Sept. 4, 2015—The American Farm Bureau Federation released still more maps that show how the Environmental Protection Agency intends to radically expand its jurisdiction over land use via the newly issued Waters of the United States rule. Read More

    Bills level the sales tax playing field for small businesses

    Sept. 2, 2015—Legislation that promotes fair competition between local and Main Street retailers and Internet-only sellers continues to gain traction in the House and Senate. Read More

    Farm Bureau: Farmer input a must for EPA’s monarch butterfly strategy

    Sept. 1, 2015—A robust, transparent stakeholder process is critical throughout any EPA initiatives related to the monarch butterfly, especially if the agency seeks to promote the growth of milkweed on, adjacent to or near working agricultural lands, Farm Bureau recently told the agency in comments. Read More


     

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