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Soil & Water E-News

  |  October 25, 2017
Catch up on Happenings in Our Conservation Notes Newsletter. E-news subscribers like you receive our quarterly newsletter first.

Conservation credits offered in Muskingum Watershed

  |  October 25, 2017
Farmers, business owners and anyone else who would like to be proactive about conservation within the Muskingum Watershed have an opportunity to purchase “conservation credits”

Protect Your Soil and Improve Water Quality by Planting Cover Crops

  |  October 19, 2017
Improve the health of your soil and the quality of lakes and streams in your neighborhood, by adding a simple agricultural practice to your urban and suburban autumn lawn care regimen.

River Round Up Was a Success!

  |  October 16, 2017
On Saturday, September 9, 2017, 320 adults and 111 minors participated in the 23rd annual Licking County River Round Up event to clean up trash, metal, tires and recyclables from waterways throughout the county.

Soil & Water Conservation E-News

  |  September 5, 2017
The Licking Soil & Water Board actively seeks interested, conservation-minded leaders to continue our mission of promoting conservation of natural resources through local leadership, education, and technical assistance.

Milkweeds for Monarchs

  |  August 31, 2017
Monarch butterfly populations and the habitat they need are in decline across North America, Mexico and Canada. Ohio is a priority state for monarch migration and fourth-generation monarchs.

Welcome Kennedy Gardner, Our New Outreach & Education Liaison through AmeriCorps

  |  August 29, 2017
Kennedy Gardner recently graduated from The Ohio State University with a B.S. in Environment and Natural Resources.

Turning Cover Crops into Credits

  |  August 27, 2017
The Muskingum Watershed Joint Board is dedicated to developing collaborative solutions to complex conservation problems.

Rain Barrels and Mosquitos

  |  August 25, 2017
Mosquitoes can be a summertime pest which no one enjoys.

RARIN' TO GO FOR RIVER ROUND UP

  |  August 23, 2017
The Licking County River Round Up is getting bigger this year, with the addition of new sections to clean, including in Utica.

Licking County River Round Up, September 9

  |  August 16, 2017
The Licking County Health Department, in partnership with Licking County Soil and Water Conservation District and other local agencies, present the 23rd annual Licking County River Round Up event on Saturday, September 9.

Soil & Water Conservation E-News

  |  August 7, 2017
Visit Licking Soil & Water and our partners at the NATURAL RESOURCES AREA at the Hartford Fair,

Soil & Water Conservation E-News

  |  June 20, 2017
Bring the entire office to AFTER HOURS hosted by Licking Soil & Water, 5 - 7p, this Thursday, June 22 at the Ag. Services Center, 771 E. Main St., Newark, Ohio 43055.

Cover Crop Cost Share Deadline Extended

  |  June 19, 2017
Licking Soil & Water and the Muskingum Watershed Conservancy District (MWCD) are offering a cost share program for landowners to seed cover crops.

ODA Announces 2017 Local Agricultural Easements Approved for Purchase

  |  June 14, 2017
The Ohio Department of Agriculture (ODA) today announced approval for local sponsors to purchase agricultural easements on 58 family farms representing 8,737 acres in 28 counties.

Licking Soil & Water to Host Chamber After Hours

  |  June 6, 2017
Bring the entire office to AFTER HOURS at Licking Soil & Water, 5 - 7p, Thursday, June 22 at the Ag. Services Center, 771 E. Main St., Newark, Ohio 43055.

Soil & Water Conservation E-News

  |  May 22, 2017
Learn how to adopt and monitor our streams with the STREAM TEAM, 10a - 12p, Sunday, June 4 at Lobdell Reserve.

Granville Students Headed to State Envirothon

  |  May 19, 2017
The Granville Blue Envirothon team is headed to the State Envirothon Competition, June 11-13, at Ohio Christian University.

Cover Crop Cost Share & Aerial Seeding Available

  |  May 15, 2017
Licking Soil & Water and the Muskingum Watershed Conservancy District (MWCD) are offering a cost share program for landowners to seed cover crops.

Soil & Water Conservation E-News

  |  April 19, 2017
Invest in SEEDLING TREES. Reserve your seat at the LOCALLY GROWN & GATHERED DINNER fundraiser, 5:30 - 9p, Friday, April 28.

Soil & Water Tree Sale & E-News

  |  March 10, 2017
Order your SEEDLING TREES soon for best selection. Online ordering is now available. The order deadline is Wednesday, March 29.

Plant Seedling Trees - Annual Tree Sale

  |  February 21, 2017
Thinking about planting trees this spring? Did you know that trees planted in the right spot can reduce heating and cooling costs by up to 20%?

Soil & Water Conservation E-News

  |  February 17, 2017
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2017 Agronomy Workshop & Expo Set

  |  January 25, 2017
Mark your calendars for the 2017 Agronomy Workshop & Expo on Thursday, February 23, 2017. This is the fourth annual event and features excellent speakers and vendor displays, along with Certified Crop Advisor and pesticide recertification credits.

Newark taking steps to protect pollution-gobbling landscape beds

  |  January 12, 2017
NEWARK -- As the white snow swirls around the Licking County Courthouse this winter, the city is thinking green.

Soil & Water Conservation E-News

  |  December 30, 2016
Enjoy our latest NEWSLETTER including a TREE SALE Sneak Peak on page 8.

USDA Accepting Conservation Stewardship Program Applications

  |  December 15, 2016
The U.S. Department of Agriculture's (USDA) Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) is accepting applications, through February 3, 2017, for enrollment in the Conservation Stewardship Program (CSP),

River Round Up Receives IMPACT Award

  |  December 12, 2016
“For as many as 10,000 years, explorers have been following the current of the Licking River from the shallow flats of Newark to the massive rock gorges of the Licking Valley and beyond,”

Giving Thanks, Giving Tuesday & Giving More! - Licking SWCD E-News

  |  November 23, 2016
Happy Thanksgiving and thank you for taking care of our land and water resources.

ODA Announces 2017 Funding for Local Ag. Easement Purchase Program

  |  November 16, 2016
The Ohio Department of Agriculture today announced that nine land trusts, four counties, one township and 11 Soil and Water Conservation Districts will receive funding to help preserve farmland across the state.