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Sportsman Access Boosted By Release of Federal Funds

USDA announces new state grants awarded through “Open Fields,”
program that facilitates hunter and angler access to private lands

Trout Unlimited Applauds Amendment to Block Approval of Genetically Modified Salmon

Arlington, Va. -- Trout Unlimited (TU) welcomed the passage of an amendment to the House Agriculture Appropriations bill that would bar the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) from using federal funds to approve any application for the production of genetically engineered salmon. The amendment, offered by Rep. Don Young (R-AK), was agreed to by voice vote on Wednesday evening.