Lewis & Clark Conservation District

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NRCS Deadlines! Forestry and more!!!!

The NRCS office in Helena has special funding available for forestry projects.  If you are interested please give us a call at 406.449.5000 ext 3.  The deadline for applications is May 26th.  We also accept applications for any other type…

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Conservation Stewardship Program Signup Deadline!!!

The signup deadline for the Conservation Stewardship Program with NRCS  is February 3, 2017. Currently the office is also taking applications for the Seasonal High Tunnel program. The deadline for that will be sometime in February so get your applications…

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Pretty Neat Article

This article is about a family in the Helena area who worked with DNRC, NRCS and the Conservation District on a cover crop project to help improve their soil health. It’s a pretty great read!!! Dusenberry Project

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Meeting Re-Schedule

As happens from time to time in the winter months, we are unable get a full quorum of 4 supervisors for our scheduled meeting for tomorrow, Thursday, January 12.   The meeting has been rescheduled to January 19th, 2017, still at…

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January 2017 Meetings

The regular meeting of the Lewis & Clark Conservation District Board of Supervisors will be January 12, 2017 at 1 p.m.   The meeting will be held at the USDA Service Center Conference Room, 790 Colleen Street, Helena MT 59601….

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Autumn Newsletter

The latest issue of the Conservation District newsletter is out!  Those of you who get the electronic version here get the first look.  The hard copies are going in the mail soon!  Look inside for a view of a stream…

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Small Acreage Landowner Workshop!!!!!

Please plan to join us on Saturday November 5 for our small acreage landowner workshop!  Registration must be done in advance, since we need your property information to print up individual soil maps for you.  Registration is only $10 and…

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ACEP-WRE Sign up deadline!!!

Natural Resources Conservation Service runs the ACEP (Agricultural Conservation Easement Program).   Landowners in Montana who may be interested in specifically the Wetland Reserve Easement program (WRE) need to be aware that the application deadline for this program is October 21, 2016….

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Next Year’s Production

It’s never too late to think about next year’s production.  The Conservation District works very closely with NRCS and they always have programs to help you reach your goals.  NRCS currently offers a High Tunnel System program to assist producers. What is…

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Conservation Easement Workshop

The Lewis & Clark Conservation District would like to invite area landowners who may be interested in learning more about Conservation Easements to a Conservation Easement Workshop put on by Natural Resource Conservation Service and their partners.  If you are…

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