Water Articles




Ercanbrack Livestock Receives Utah Leopold Conservation Award


Ercanbrack Livestock of Coalville has been selected as the recipient of the 2018 Utah Leopold Conservation Award®.

Healthy watersheds equate to quality of life


A healthy environment depends upon good water quality, connectivity of streams, and robust instream and riparian habitats.

USDA designates three Utah counties as primary natural disaster areas


Emergency Support to Producers in Surrounding Counties/Border States Also Available

Farmers impacted by drought, hope for relief in recent


This declaration allows agricultural producers and others to officially begin the process that may provide access to state or federal resources.

Finalists Selected for Utah Leopold Conservation Award


The award recognizes farmers, ranchers and foresters who inspire others with their dedication to land, water and wildlife habitat management on private, working land

RFD-TV Segment Features AFBF’s Parrish on Stopping the Illegal 2015 WOTUS Rule


Farm Bureau is concerned because 26 states are “now in the dark as to how WOTUS rule will be implemented”

Not #CleanWaterClearRules


A nationwide injunction was issued on an Environmental Protection Agency rule that delayed the implementation of the 2015 Waters of the United States rule

New State Authority Over Local Waters a Boon to Farmers and Ranchers


States can assume authority to issue permits for earth moving in and around regulated waterways, wetlands and land that sometimes channels water

Water: Extraterritorial Jurisdiction


Extraterritorial jurisdiction is the legal ability of a government to exercise authority beyond its normal boundaries.

RFD-TV Market Day Report Features AFBF’s Don Parrish on WOTUS


Parrish discussed agriculture’s need for permanent repeal of the WOTUS rule.