Clean water rule open for comments

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Farmers are being urged to comment on a new proposed Clean Water Rule that will provide clarity and consistency re­­garding federal jurisdiction over Waters of the United States (WOTUS). The Environmental Pro­­tection Agency (EPA) and Army Corps of Engineers published the revised Clean Water Rule last week in the Federal Register, opening the official 60-day public comment period.   

Comments are being accepted through April 15 on the proposed rule, which will replace the overreaching 2015 WOTUS rule that has been blocked from implementation by...

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