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Alternatives for buffer rule in MN

April 17, 2017  By West Central Tribune

Last week, the Minnesota Board of Water and Soil Resources released information on a “six-pack” of options landowners could use instead of a 16.5-foot buffer alongside public drainage ditches and the 50-foot buffer alongside public waters.

Alternatives including using cover crops, filter strips or becoming certified under the state’s Agricultural Water Quality Certification Program. | READ MORE

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