As the bipartisan water quality buffer initiative reached its first deadline this week, Minnesota farmers are 95 percent compliant with the statewide water quality effort.

As the bipartisan water quality buffer initiative reached its first deadline this week, Minnesota farmers are 95 percent compliant with the statewide water quality effort.

Governor Mark Dayton said, “I want to thank the many farmers, other landowners, and local officials across Minnesota for their efforts to protect and improve the quality of our state’s water.”

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