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Manure Management Workshop

We are very fortunate to have three key speakers and two local conservation professional to present at our workshop. The first to present will be Trish Waller Dunn, Office of Indiana State Chemist. She will be covering State Regulations along … Continue reading

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Women’s Conservation Learning Circle

August 29th, 2017 8:30am-3:00pm Our objective is to empower women to make good science-based land use and land management decisions that lead to more viable communities and stronger farm enterprises while improving and sustaining the quality of our natural resources. … Continue reading

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Invasive Workshop

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Cover Crop Field Day and Cover Crop Cost-Share Available

Cover Crop Field Days and Cost-Share Opportunities for Wabash County Farmers The Wabash County Soil & Water Conservation District (SWCD) is very fortunate to work with many great partners and through these partnerships several opportunities are available for Wabash County … Continue reading

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Conservation Efforts Provide a Win-Win for Natural Resources and Pollinators

It’s finally summer and the sounds of nature are in full force. Waking up to birds chirping and listening to butterflies flapping and bees buzzing while enjoying the patio is something we’ve all been looking forward to since winter.  But … Continue reading

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Join INFA Today!

Written by Meg Leader and Reprinted from the ISDA 6/3/16 Newsletter with permission. INfield Advantage (INFA) is in the middle of enrolling participants and their corn fields in the 2016 program. This year the program covers about two-thirds of the … Continue reading

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June Conservation Update

May 10th was a wonderful day of celebration in Indiana for conservation.  The Indiana Conservation Partnership (ICP) met in Hendricks County for an employee appreciation day where over 340 members of the ICP met, including Soil & Water Conservation Districts, … Continue reading

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Cost-Share Available to Farmers for Cover Crop Application

The Wabash County Soil & Water Conservation District (SWCD) is excited to announce they have two possible funding opportunities for cost-share assistance towards fall cover crop application. If you farm in the Middle Eel River Watershed and/or the Wabash River … Continue reading

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May 2016 Conservation Update

May 2016 Conservation Update Our big news for the month of April was that Adam Jones has been selected to be the Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) District Conservationist for Wabash County!  Adam has been working in Wabash since Joe … Continue reading

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Celebrate Earth Day

Celebrate Earth Day by Reducing Your Carbon Footprint April 15, 2016 By Jane Hardisty, Indiana NRCS State Conservationist As Earth Day approaches, we see a complex, changing world ahead of us. It’s an undeniable fact that our Earth’s climate is … Continue reading

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