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Mike Barnett

Member Since: 25th August 2010
No of Articles: 2
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23rd November 2010

Texas water rights endangered by inefficient water use

Should my well be pumped dry to fill your swimming pool? That’s the million dollar Texas water rights question. Texas landowners—concerned about their livelihoods and their private property rights—watch as the courts, and soon the legislature contempla...

27th August 2010

Texas water rights are muddy at best

Water will become our most valuable asset—probably the most precious commodity we'll have available in the next 50 years." I heard that statement from a farmer the other night as I sat in on the Texas Farm Bureau District 8 Policy Development meeting. T...