Three Republican members of Missouri’s congressional delegation held a press conference at the fair, organized by the the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association (NCBA), Missouri Cattlemen’s Association and Missouri Farm Bureau. Senator Roy Blunt (R-MO), Rep. Vicky Hartzler and Rep. Blaine Luetkemeyer, who each discussed their concerns with the rule and why it should be ditched.
Also speaking at the fair were Missouri Farm Bureau president Blake Hurst and NCBA Environmental Counsel Ashley McDonald. Missouri State Fair WOTUS conference
Thanks to Brownfield Ag News for providing the audio from the fair.