stream running through field USDA
his Maryland farmer worked with the U.S. Department of Agriculture's (USDA) Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) to plant buffers and install a stream crossing, reducing erosion and improving the stream’s water quality.

Trump takes on WOTUS redo

President orders EPA and Army Corps of Engineers to repeal or rewrite waters of the U.S. regulation.

In an executive order issued Tuesday afternoon, President Donald Trump said his Administration will be reviewing the "waters of the U.S." (WOTUS) rule. Those in the agriculture industry have considered the WOTUS rule the overregulation poster child, and many quickly praised the President's action in hopes that a more workable solution will come out of the new Administration.

The rule’s jurisdiction – based on several U.S. Supreme Court decisions – had included &ldquo

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