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Federal judge issues temporary injunction against EPA 'Waters' rule
8/28/2015 3:33:45 PM
South Dakota is 1 of 13 states in which EPA's "WOTUS" rule did not go into effect on Aug. 28, thanks to a temporary injunction granted by a federal judge in North Dakota.
"Waters of the U.S." rule takes effect Aug. 28, 2015
8/27/2015 10:48:58 AM
There's a lot you need to know about farming & ranching under EPA's new WOTUS regulations.
Farmers are concerned by NRCS reliance on off-site methods for wetland determinations
8/4/2015 8:23:42 PM
NRCS can now make wetland determinations on South Dakota farms without using on-site methods.
SDFB statement on South Dakota joining states' lawsuit against EPA
7/2/2015 2:09:36 PM
Members of the South Dakota Farm Bureau are thanking Attorney General Jackley for joining other states in lawsuit against the EPA's "Waters of the U.S." rule.
Farm Bureau releases detailed analysis of EPA "Waters" rule
6/11/2015 3:14:15 PM
The WOTUS final rule is even worse than the draft, according to a thorough analysis by legal and policy experts at the American Farm Bureau Federation.
Farmers are skeptical about EPA final "Waters" rule
6/2/2015 1:22:44 PM
The EPA has published the final version of its "Waters of the U.S." rule, but farmers are skeptical that their substantive comments were taken under consideration.
Framework for wetland mitigation bank reviewed by NRCS
6/1/2015 1:17:05 PM
South Dakota's first wetland mitigation banking system is taking steps toward completion.
SDFB moves forward with wetland mitigation bank project
2/3/2015 1:18:45 PM
Farm Bureau is working to create the state's first-ever wetland mitigation banking system.
New infographic shows potential reach of Clean Water Act
11/11/2014 2:18:42 PM
Small, temporary waters on our farms and ranches could be federally regulated, as shown in this new infographic.
Farm Bureau to create first-ever wetland mitigation bank for South Dakota
11/3/2014 12:49:36 PM
Through a grant from the Natural Resource Conservation Service, SDFB will create the state's first-ever bank for wetland mitigations.