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PA Farm Bureau Thankful for Comment Period Extension
on Waters of the U.S. (WOTUS) Proposal

(Camp Hill) – Pennsylvania Farm Bureau (PFB) is pleased the deadline has been extended to comment on a recently proposed rule that attempts to expand federal regulation over virtually every acre of farmland across the country under what the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and Army Corps of Engineers call “waters of the United States.” Read more

President Obama Signs Farmer-Supported Inland Waterways and Port Infrastructure Bill
Pennsylvania Farm Bureau says legislation signed by President Obama will infuse much needed investment in America’s inland waterways and port infrastructure system.  The U.S. House and Senate overwhelming passed the Water Resources Reform and Development Act (WRRDA) last month.  Read More

Pennsylvania Farm Bureau voiced its opposition to a recently proposed rule jointly issued by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and Army Corps of Engineers that attempts to expand federal regulation of land areas as “waters of the U.S.,” during a hearing before the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure in AltoonaRead More

Pennsylvania Farm Bureau Seeks Increased Protection for Landowners
with Gas and Oil Leases

Farmers Urge House to Move Quickly on Senate Passed Bills -
Pennsylvania Farm Bureau is applauding the state Senate for passing three bills that would provide additional protection for landowners involved in leases with natural gas and oil companies. Read More


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