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Ep. 207: Why Should Hunters Care About the Farm Bill?

Ep. 207: Why Should Hunters Care About the Farm Bill?

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Today on the show I’m joined by Whit Fosburgh of the Theodore Roosevelt Conservation Partnership to discuss possibly the largest private lands conservation bill in America and how it impacts hunters. And that of course, is the Farm bill.

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What You’ll Learn In This Episode:

– Why this topic is important for us to talk about

– What the Theodore Roosevelt Conservation Partnership is

– What is the Farm Bill?

– Why does the Farm Bill matter for deer hunters?

– What is CRP and how does it help wildlife?

– The importance of the voluntary public access program

– Conservation compliance

– What conservation easements do

– What we can do to make sure the Farm Bill is pro-conservation

– A quick primer on the Land and Water Conservation Fund

-And much, much more!

Show notes, resources, links:

– To learn more about the Farm Bill, visit the TRCP Farm Bill page by clicking here

– To sign the petition in support of CRP click here

– To learn more about Whitetail Properties, click this link

– If you haven’t yet, head to our podcast page to listen to our other episodes

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