Category: Soil Conservation

No-till workshop March 11

A no-till and cover crops workshop is scheduled from 11:30 a.m. to 3:45 p.m. March 11 at the Lincolnville Community Center in Lincolnville. Peggy Blackman with Marion Reservoir Water Restoration and Protection Strategy, said the workshop will provide information about the benefits of no-till and cover crops. Candy Thomas, conservation agronomist with NRCS, will discuss what is critical about soil […]

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District highlights achievements during past year

In addition to reviewing the business plan for 2014, those attending looked over the annual report from 2013. Included in the report were conservation award winners. They were: ? Ronald G. Hiebert of Hillsboro with the Contin?uation Conservation Award. ? David Rziha of Tampa with the Young Farmer Conservation Award. ? Errol Wuertz Jr. of McPherson with the Farm Bureau […]

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