The Environmental Protection Agency repealed the Waters of the United States rule this past week. North Dakota Grain Growers Association president Jeff Mertz says due diligence is needed moving forward. “I don’t think the fight will ever be over,” says Mertz. “People are telling farmers what they can or can’t do on their own property.” Mertz also says protecting the water and environment is important for farmers. “We’re doing everything we can to be good stewards of the land.”
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