Minnesota Farm Bureau President Kevin Paap spent this past week in Washington, D.C. In addition to the American Farm Bureau Federation board meeting, Paap was been part of numerous meetings on Capitol Hill and USDA. It has been an important week for agriculture. “I had the opportunity to participate at EPA for the signing of new Clean Water Rule,” said Paap. “We can now have clean water and clear rules.” The revised definition for the Waters of the United States rule reduces the number of wetlands under the jurisdictional purview of the Clean Water Act.
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