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Florida Farm Bureau Marks 75 Years Of Honor And Leadership Workers pack Royal Gala apples at BC Tree Fruits Cooperative packing line in Windfield, B.C. The packinghouse averages 43-45 bins per hour. (Photo credit: Christina Herrick) FDA Releases Preventative Controls Guidance For Small Businesses October 31, 2016 Grower Vows To Fight Clean Water Act Violation Suit

The story of John Duarte and 450 acres in Northern California is a complicated matter. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers says it’s a tale of a clear violation of the Clean Water Act. Duarte, on the other hand, says the real story is about assumptions and overreach by the government.“I call it peeling the onion because this thing goes so many layers deep,” he says.

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