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Ditch the Rule-Ind_ field
One of the biggest problems farmers and ranchers have with the proposed "waters of the U.S." rule is that EPA is wrongly trying to use the Clean Water Act to regulate land that is dry most of the year and miles from the nearest truly navigable water.

    Just-released EPA Maps Show Extent of WOTUS Overreach

    Aug. 27, 2014—Nationwide water and wetland maps assembled by the Environmental Protection Agency paint an astonishing picture of EPA’s plan to “control a huge amount of private property across the country,” according to Rep. Lamar Smith (R-Texas), chairman of the House Science Committee, which released the agency’s maps today. Read More

    Farm Bureau warns of digital divide in rural America

    Aug. 26, 2014—Current and future generations of rural Americans will be left behind their fellow citizens if they are unable to access affordable broadband services, the American Farm Bureau Federation said in recent comments to the Federal Communications Commission in support of the creation of the Connect America Fund. Read More

    AFBF again urges court to restore state authority in Chesapeake Bay cleanup

    Aug. 21, 2014—The American Farm Bureau Federation late yesterday asked a federal appellate court in Pennsylvania to reverse a lower court ruling that upheld pollution limits for the Chesapeake Bay watershed imposed by the Environmental Protection Agency.Read More


     

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