Agriculture is still one of the biggest engines of the Texas economy. It’s vital to promote a statewide water plan that puts farmers and ranchers first because agriculture can only be strong when they have access to water. Free trade and open markets will also help Texas agriculture thrive. Kyle will stand up to the EPA and other federal agencies that misuse their powers to promote a liberal environmental agenda that threatens the health of the state’s agricultural economy. Kyle’s experience demonstrates how responsible and profitable agricultural businesses can promote sound land and environmental conservation without unnecessary federal agency intervention.