Root River One Watershed, One Plan Pilot Project
The deadline is approaching for applying for the $500 College Scholarship available to Fillmore County Graduating High School Seniors who will be pursuing a degree in Natural Resources, agriculture or related field. Applications must be received by 4:00 p.m. on Friday, March 31, 2017 at the SWCD Office.
Conservation Chronicles/Fillmore County Journal - February 6, 2017
2017 Tree Order Form
Tree Pickup Days are scheduled for Thursday and Friday, April 20th and 21st from 9 am to 3:30 pm. at the Conservation Building located at 912 Houston Street in Preston.
New 2016 Fillmore County Plat Books are available. They sell for $30 each which includes the sales tax. We can also mail them for an additional fee of $5.00 to cover shipping and handling. They are available at the SWCD office in Preston or at the Recorder's office at the Fillmore County Courthouse.
Friends of the Root River - Be A Good Neighbor - April 26, 2017 at 7 PM
Lanesboro United Methodist Church, 507 parkway Ave. South
New - March/April Grazing Gazette
Fall/Winter Conservation Chronicles
Jeff & Norman Eickhoff Named 2016 Fillmore County Outstanding Conservationists
Jeff and Norman are carrying on the tradition of conservation, community involvement and leadership. They are a great example of how the farmer and the SWCD can work together to maximize profitability while protecting the environment. Jeff is maintaining the practices that Norman and others before him have installed while adopting new practices that will sustain the farm for future generations. Congratulations Jeff and Norman!
***2013-2016 MPCA Pollutant Load Monitoring Grant Final Report
The Minnesota Agricultural Water Quality Certification Program rewards farmers for what you do best, taking care of your land and its natural resources. For more information on the program and how you can become certified, go to MylandMylegacy.com
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