Farm Progress America, June 30, 2017

Max Armstrong explores the worry of taking property rights, including a look at water rights.

Congress is now dealing with the Water Rights Protection Act, which bars taking water rights from farmers using public lands under permit. The American Farm Bureau Federation offers insight into how the federal government is taking water rights from permit holders.

Farm Progress America is a daily look at key issues in agriculture. It is produced and presented by Max Armstrong, veteran farm broadcaster and host of This Week in Agribusiness.

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