Government Affairs

WOTUS Rule is Back

September 7, 2018

The 2015 Waters of the U.S. (WOTUS) Rule is now effective in 26 states, including California. The U.S. EPA and the Army Corps of Engineers issues its revised regulatory definition of waters of the U.S. in mid-2015. The WOTUS Rule redefines which waterways and wetlands receive automatic protection under the Clean Water Act (CWA).

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Ag Worker Housing Stakeholder Meetings

July 23, 2018

Join Farm Bureau staff and County staff for a discussion and informational update and provide your input....

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2018 Farm Bill Heads to Conference Committee

July 11, 2018

California Farm Bureau Federation President Jamie Johansson said the bill represents "a five-year agreement between farmers and the American people."...

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CFBF President Comments On Failed Immigration Bill

June 22, 2018

“Farm Bureau is a family-based organization,” Johansson said. “We support policies that protect families throughout the immigration process.”...

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