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Sportsmen and Conservationists Side Against Trump Decision on Sage Grouse – DTN

Sportsmen and Conservationists Side Against Trump Decision on Sage Grouse – DTN

👤By Chris Clayton, DTN Ag Policy Editor 🕔Oct 10, 2017

Leaders for sportsmen’s and conservation groups in Western states are becoming more critical over the Trump administration’s decision last week to reopen a protection agreement for the greater sage grouse in 11 states. After months of internal discussions, the Department

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California: 10 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas Due to Drought

California: 10 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas Due to Drought

👤From USDA 🕔Mar 23, 2017

In response to a request from Jacqueline Johnson, Farm Service Agency’s (FSA) acting State Executive Director in California, the U.S. Department of Agriculture has designated 10 counties in California as primary natural disaster areas due to losses and damages caused

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USDA: 14 States Designated Natural Disasters Due to Drought

USDA: 14 States Designated Natural Disasters Due to Drought

👤From USDA 🕔Feb 27, 2017

U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has designated 14 states as primary natural disaster areas due to losses and damages caused by a recent drought. Here is the list of states below followed by the number of counties affected: Florida, 8

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Endangered Species Act Under Fire By 14 States Asking for Repeal of 2 Rules – DTN

Endangered Species Act Under Fire By 14 States Asking for Repeal of 2 Rules – DTN

👤By Todd Neeley, DTN Staff Reporter 🕔Jan 20, 2017

Fourteen states are seizing the moment in asking the Trump administration in a letter this week to repeal two new Endangered Species Act rules they say are costly to farmers and ranchers in their states. The attorneys general of Alabama,

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California Ranchers Create a Conservation Legacy – DTN

California Ranchers Create a Conservation Legacy – DTN

👤By Lori Leonard Reyman DTN/The Progressive Farmer Contributing Editor 🕔Oct 24, 2016

Jack and Beverly Sparrowks’ California cattle operation is a perfect example of how it’s not only possible, but practical, to protect land while profiting from it.   “This is a really pretty area and a very productive agricultural region,” Beverly

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Nevada: Storey County Declared Drought Disaster Area

Nevada: Storey County Declared Drought Disaster Area

👤From USDA 🕔Jul 25, 2016

USDA has designated Storey County in Nevada as a primary natural disaster area due to damages and losses caused by a recent drought. “Our hearts go out to those Nevada farmers and ranchers affected by recent natural disasters,” said Agriculture

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13 States Sue EPA Over WOTUS, Judge Asked to Delay – DTN

13 States Sue EPA Over WOTUS, Judge Asked to Delay – DTN

👤By Todd Neeley, DTN Staff Reporter 🕔Aug 14, 2015

With the clock ticking on the implementation of the waters of the United States rule, 13 states have asked a federal judge to issue an injunction stopping the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency from implementing the rule on Aug. 28. The

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WOTUS: States Want 9 Month Delay on Rule Implementation – DTN

👤By Todd Neeley, DTN Staff Reporter 🕔Jul 30, 2015

Attorneys general from 28 states suing EPA over the waters of the United States rule have asked for a nine-month delay in implementation of the rule until judicial review is complete. In a letter sent Tuesday to EPA Administrator Gina

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Western Snow Pack: Not ‘Just Low – It’s Gone’ – New Interactive Map

👤USDA-NRCS Blog 🕔May 8, 2015

“Across most of the West, snowpack isn’t just low – it’s gone,” NRCS Hydrologist David Garen said. “With some exceptions, this year’s snowmelt streamflow has already occurred.” West-wide snowpack has mostly melted, according to data from the fifth 2015 forecast, USDA-ARCS. Garen

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Oregon: 4 Counties Declared Natural Disaster Areas Due to Drought – USDA

👤From USDA 🕔Apr 22, 2015

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has designated Baker, Crook, Deschutes and Harney counties in Oregon as primary natural disaster areas due to damages and losses caused by a recent drought. “Our hearts go out to those Oregon farmers and

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