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Under Governor Dayton’s direction, the State of Minnesota Department of Agriculture has been working on using authority granted in Minnesota’s Groundwater Protection Act to develop a Nitrogen Fertilizer Rule. Such a rule, if constructed in a meaningful way, has the potential to change the game for Minnesota’s waters.
The Nitrogen Fertilizer Rule is still in the drafting stages and details are being worked out. But some legislators want to stop it in process by taking away the state’s authority to protect groundwater. Here’s what you can do to help.