Oklahoma Farm Report masthead graphic with wheat on the left and cattle on the right.
Howdy Neighbors!
Ron Hays, Director of Farm and Ranch Programming, Radio Oklahoma Ag Network  |  2401 Exchange Ave, Suite F, Oklahoma City, Ok 73108  |  (405) 601-9211

advertisements
   
   
   
   
   
   

Agricultural News


WOTUS Comments Submitted by Oklahoma Cattlemen Call Rule Egregious Overreach by Feds

Mon, 17 Nov 2014 06:36:10 CST

WOTUS Comments Submitted by Oklahoma Cattlemen Call Rule Egregious Overreach by Feds The Oklahoma Cattlemen's Association was one of hundreds, if not thousands of groups that submitted comments to the EPA regarding their proposed rule on the Waters of the United States. Those comments had to be into the federal government by midnight on Friday, November 14, 2014.


The next step of the process is for the EPA to sort through the hundreds of thousands of comments they received from the public on this rule that the cattle industry has called a massive land grab.


OCA Executive Vice President Michael Kelsey provided the Oklahoma Farm Report with a copy of their comments. You can read the entire set of comments from OCA by clicking on the PDF file link at the bottom of this story.


OCA did go on the record back in July at their annual meeting regarding WOTUS- here's what they said in a resolution aimed at the EPA: "the proposed rules are an egregious overreach by the federal government of the private property rights of all Oklahoma cattle producers." They added that "never has an issue so negatively stirred the grassroots food producing families of Oklahoma's beef cattle industry."




06793_Oklahoma_Cattlemens_Association_WOTUS_comments.pdf
   
   

 

WebReadyTM Powered by WireReady® NSI

 


Top Agricultural News

  • Chairman David Scott Applauds USDA's American-Made Fertilizer Production Grants  Tue, 27 Sep 2022 13:11:41 CDT
  • American Farmland Trust, Edelen Renewables and Arcadia Announce Partnership to Combat Climate Change by Advancing Smart SolarSM  Tue, 27 Sep 2022 12:02:23 CDT
  • U.S. Red Meat Industry Commemorates 45 Years in Japan  Tue, 27 Sep 2022 11:15:07 CDT
  • SHI to Advance Soil Health Training and Research in More Than 35 States as an Implementing Partner in Five USDA Climate-Smart Commodity Grants  Tue, 27 Sep 2022 09:36:28 CDT
  • Rural Economic Outlook Conference to Address Supply Chain Challenges  Tue, 27 Sep 2022 09:31:15 CDT
  • Biden-Harris Administration Makes $500 Million Available to Increase Innovative American-Made Fertilizer Production  Tue, 27 Sep 2022 09:26:16 CDT
  • Derrell Peel Believes Strong Incentives Coming for Cattle Producers Once We See Drought's End  Tue, 27 Sep 2022 08:45:17 CDT
  • Managing for Optimum Body Condition Scores with OSU's Mark Johnson  Tue, 27 Sep 2022 08:05:11 CDT

  • More Headlines...

       

    Ron salutes our daily email sponsors!

    Oklahoma Beef council Oklahoma Ag Credit Oklahoma Farm Bureau National Livestock Credit Ag Mediation Program P&K Equipment Oklahoma City Farm Show Union Mutual Stillwater Milling Oklahoma Cattlemen's Association KIS FUTURES, INC.
       

       

    Search OklahomaFarmReport.com

    © 2008-2022 Oklahoma Farm Report
    Email Ron   |   Newsletter Signup   |    Current Spots   |    Program Links

    WebReady powered by WireReady® Inc.