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NRCS Now Accepting Cost-Share Applications

The Natural Resource Conservation Service is accepting applications for the CSP and EQIP programs that provide financial and technical assistance for conservation related activities and practices. The EQIP application deadline for first batching period ends Nov. 17th and a second batching…
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Conservation Photo Contest Deadline Announced

Are you an amateur photographer? The Coles County SWCD is sponsoring a conservation photo contest. In addition to the chance to win at the local level, photos will be entered in the statewide Association of Illinois Soil & Water Conservation…
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Notice of Election of Directors

To All Owners and Occupiers of Lands Lying Within the Boundaries of Coles County Soil and Water Conservation District: Notice is hereby given that an election will be held on the 7th day of February, 2018 from 7:00am to 5:30pm…
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Call-Out For Cost-Share Applications!

After several years without any state cost-share funds, the Coles County SWCD has received an allocation to help fund conservation practices in our area! The Coles County SWCD is currently accepting applications for the Partners for Conservation funding program. Practices such…
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2017 Pond Management Seminar Date Announced

Update 8/30/17: The JG-TC newspaper has a misprint! The pond seminar is on Sept. 6, NOT Aug. 30. Please call the office to RSVP or with any questions. We apologize for the inconvenience. The Coles County Soil and Water Conservation…
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Prairie Plant Sale Scheduled for May

Save the date! The annual prairie plant sale is underway. Orders are due by Wednesday, May 17th. Please bring your completed order form and check for payment into the office by this date to ensure that your plants will be…
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FSA reminds producers to send in info for CRP contracts

FSA would like to remind producers who received a mid-management letter this spring, you must provide the office with bills for the acreage, shares of who receives the management payment, and the date that the management practice was completed.  You…
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