Sunflowers begin to bloom in the Western Montgomery County, McKee-Beshers Wildlife Management Areas, near Poolesville, Md.

The Environmental Protection Agency
The Environmental Protection Agency has several major federal statutes that can apply to farm businesses.  Please visit them for more information.

For more information on your individual state’s requirements, please visit your state department of agriculture.

FarmAnswers.org, a production of the University of Minnesota, funded by USDA’s Beginning Farmer and Rancher Development Grant program (BFRDP) as the national BFRDP clearinghouse, makes available several environmental guides.