| December 13, 2012
On November 30th, the Licking County Soil & Water Conservation District (Soil & Water) planted around 270 seedling trees at the old Newark City Landfill
| November 12, 2012
Countryside Conservancy and the Ohio Ecological Food and Farm Association (OEFFA) are partnering again to offer a variety of educational programming to specialty crop growers across the state of Ohio.
| November 6, 2012
With the holiday season quickly approaching, we all have endless to-do lists. However, you might want to note, “WINTERIZE RAIN BARREL” as on your high-priority list.
| November 2, 2012
Columbus, OH – The Ohio Ecological Food and Farm Association (OEFFA) has partnered with a group of socially-motivated local investors who are making $500,000 available to launch a groundbreaking initiative: the OEFFA Investment Fund.
| October 22, 2012
HANOVER TOWNSHIP — On a recently cool and crisp fall morning, the students from Dave Chapman statistics class at Licking Valley High school were “streaming.”
| October 22, 2012
Licking County Soil & Water Conservation District held its 68th Annual Meeting Saturday, October 18, 2012 at The Reese Center on The Ohio State University/Central Ohio Technical College campus in Newark, Ohio.
| October 9, 2012
For Frank Gibbs, being a soil scientist is anything but boring. "I had this great adventure," he said, recalling a recent trek into the mountains of Tibet and a wild experience with the local terrain and culture. "Those people are amazing!"
| October 8, 2012
With the addition of the Daniels Family Farm in Highland County on Friday, October 5, Ohio’s Century Farm Program reached a milestone.
| September 17, 2012
Surprisingly, the rain did not play a factor in last Saturday’s River Round Up event. On September 8th, over 80 dedicated and determined volunteers and committee members came ready to brave the weather and clean up the waterways!
| September 10, 2012
The Licking County Commissioners approved the removal of the Licking County Soil and Water Conservation District levy from the general election ballot on Thursday.
| August 30, 2012
The Licking County Soil and Water Conservation District needs the revenue a tax levy would bring, but the cost of placing a levy on the ballot could be too much.
| August 29, 2012
A group of business and government officials floated down the Licking River on Monday morning, and not just for pleasure.
| August 20, 2012
Ohio Department of Agriculture offers web-based assistance to help farmers.
| August 10, 2012
Cooking competitions are a mainstay of state and county fairs. The Hartford Independent Fair, although an independent fair, is no exception. On Wednesday in the Natural Resource Area, there was a twist.
| August 8, 2012
Ohio Department of Agriculture Director David T. Daniels today announced a new way to preserve Ohio farmland.
| August 4, 2012
Calling all Frog Jumpers: The Licking County Soil and Water Conservation District invites fairgoers of all ages to visit and participate in the countless events at the Natural Resources Area during the Hartford Fair this week.
| August 3, 2012
The Licking County Commissioners approved a resolution Thursday to forward the proposed Licking County Soil and Water Conservation District tax levy to the board of elections.
| August 1, 2012
The Licking County Soil and Water Conservation District decided to ask voters a second time to approve a levy to maintain its programs.
| June 27, 2012
Licking County Soil & Water Conservation District (LCSWCD) invites area residents to visit LCSWCD at the following events:
| June 15, 2012
Most people don't think about where their drinking water comes from, but Jim Kiracofe, administrator of the Licking County Soil and Water Conservation District, is trying to change that.
| May 29, 2012
The Licking County Soil and Water Conservation District (LCSWCD) is recruiting eager volunteers for their Stream Team Monitoring Program.
| May 16, 2012
On May 17th, Licking County Soil & Water Conservation District Staff: Denise Brooks and Amber Naber and volunteers: Lindsey Grimm and Theresa Duick will participate in a three-day American Canoe Association (ACA), Introduction to Canoeing/Kayaking Instructor Certification Course.
| May 15, 2012
One of the teams from Granville Middle School competing in the third annual Licking County Soil & Water Conservation District Middle School Envirothon Monday thought they learned the meaning of the word "eutrophication."
| May 8, 2012
On May 4, The Licking County Soil and Water Conservation District assisted the Hartford Fair Natural Resources Area Advisory Board with the tremendously successful Hartford Fair Natural Resources Area Fundraising Dinner.
| May 7, 2012
On May 3, Licking County Soil & Water Conservation District participated in the Licking County Chamber of Commerce 2012 annual Biz Fest
| May 1, 2012
The Granville High School White Team placed first in the Area 3 Envirothon competition held Wednesday, April 25 at the Norma Johnson Center in Tuscarawas County.
| April 25, 2012
Thousands of trees are finding new homes in Licking County after the annual seedling tree sale held by Licking County Soil & Water Conservation District (LCSWCD).
| December 27, 2011
The William Edward Deeds Farm, 254 acres on Deeds Road in Union Township, was permanently protected in December ...
| December 27, 2011
Frank and Flo Gibson closed on an agricultural easement purchase with the Ohio Department of Agriculture in December.
| December 22, 2011
The District recently received a grant to conduct water conservation classes.