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 Spring is just around the corner! Time to order FISH!  We are taking Fish ORDERS NOW until April 6th.

Please print off an order form & return it to us... pick-up will be on April 12th at 9:00 AM at the  Wayne Co. Fairgrounds- with Fenders Fish Hatchery.


ODA Nutrient  Management Update Meeting - Free to Farmers - Tues April 10th at OARCD please RSVP so we have enough coffee & donuts for everyone!


2018 EQIP Sign up

 The EQIP program provides financial assistance for a variety of practices including nutrient management, cover crops, grassed waterways , no-till , livestock waste storage facilities, prescribed grazing systems, woodland invasive species control, high tunnels and more. If you are interested in installing any of these practices please contact John Knapp, District Conservationist at 330-262-2836 for more information


Winner Winner Chicken Dinner - or whatever she wants at Bob Evans! Haylee Keeler of Rittman was the winner of our guessing contest at the 2017 Wayne County Fair. She correctly guessed the number of marbles in the container - exactly 517! And she looked around the displays, and saw the answer to the tie-breaker question...which was: What % of the United States fresh water supply comes from the Great Lakes? She knew it was 95%! CONGRATS & THANKS TO ALL THAT VISITED US AT THE FAIR! 



PIPELINE information... please stay up to date...visit the page under Landowner Assistance under
Oil and Gas ...Nexus route has been approved impacting NE Wayne County. Visit our office for map information.  Landowners Can call the FERC Commissioner's Landowner Helpline Toll Free at 1-877-337-2237 or go to this link for more info...



 Back to School - Educators - This newsletter is for you - The Conquest!
Also, you might want to Consider Conservation - Education Programs. Contact our Education Specialist, Kelly Riley for more details.


 CONNECT and LIKE us on FACEBOOK! WAYNE Soil and Water Conservation District... Thank-you!
 

 

 Monarch Thank you for helping  us Collect Milkweed Seed Pods!

Once again we are collection Milkweeds for Monarchs! Sept. 1st-Oct. 31st - visit the Landowner section for more info & pollinator links!



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Attention:

Effective June 1st 2016 the Ag Plastic Recycling Program HAS ENDED! Please go to the Agricultural Services tab for more information.


   

List of PAST AWARD WINNERS - Conservation Farm Award    &    Conservation Education Award