Legal with Leah: Sackett v. U.S. EPA

Ohio Farm Bureau filed a brief in this case, focused on correcting the myth that if the Clean Water Act doesn’t cover wetlands, then there would be no regulation or protection.

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Letter to EPA stresses concerns about Enlist bans in Ohio

The letter pointed out that in addition to the financial hit the EPA is handing down to these farmers, the decision leaves them without many options for soybean weed control.

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Legal with Leah: Economic development and eminent domain

With the announcement of Intel in Licking County, will eminent domain will play a role in finding the land resources for future projects in rural areas?

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Ohio Farm Bureau submits WOTUS comments to EPA

Farm Bureau is urging EPA to recognize the burden that this overreaching regulation places on farmers and ranchers, and keep the term ‘navigable’ in the Clean Water Act regulations.

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Legal with Leah: Enlist Duo and EPA decision

What actions are being done for Farm Bureau here in Ohio and for the American Farm Bureau on this issue?

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Enlist herbicide banned for some Ohio farmers

Due to changes in Endangered Species information, Enlist One and Enlist Duo cannot be used in 12 Ohio counties.

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Legal with Leah: Worker Protection Standard

Farm employers should be aware of updates to the Worker Protection Standards rules. Farm Bureau Policy Counsel Leah Curtis explains who has to do what.

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Lessons learned from OSHA overstep

OSHA overstepped its authority in trying to regulate an Ohio farmer. He called Farm Bureau and made the problem go away. OFBF director of ag law Leah Curtis talks with Joe Cornely about the lessons learned from another federal agency going too far.

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