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The proposed Forest Service Groundwater Directive would circumvent state water rights and give the agency unprecedented control over water use in the West.

 

    Farm Bureau denounces federal grab of states’ water rights

    Sept. 16, 2014—The Forest Service’s latest attempt to take water rights from farmers and ranchers violates fundamental constitutional protections, the Colorado Farm Bureau and the American Farm Bureau Federation told congressional lawmakers last week. Read More

    AFBF unveils WOTUS maps

    Sept. 15, 2014—New maps showing just how far-reaching EPA’s proposed “waters of the U.S.” rule is will allow farmers and ranchers in 17 states to take a close look at everything from permanent streams to streams that may only flow after rainfall.Read More

    Farm Bureau praises bipartisan support for cash accounting

    Sept. 15, 2014—The American Farm Bureau Federation hailed the strong bi-partisan effort by members of Congress as they urged Senate and House leadership to preserve the cash accounting system farmers and ranchers rely on to grow their businesses.Read More


     

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