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Welcome Jenna Lee

Hello! My name is Jenna Lee and I am the new Conservationist at the Elkhart County Soil and Water Conservation District. I was raised on a small farm in Central Illinois where we grew corn and soy beans. I also…

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2019 Poster Contest

2019 Poster Contest “Life in the Soil: Dig Deeper” Any K-12 student in Elkhart County is eligible to participate. Artwork must be student’s original work on 8″x11″ or 11″x14″ paper. Entries due to the Elkhart County SWCD Office by May…

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Soak Up Your Resources

A meeting and tradeshow on options in conservation management Tuesday, March 12, 2019 9:00a – 3:30p Elkhart County Community Center, Elkhart County 4-H Fairgrounds Goshen, IN ________________________ “Resources and Realities” – Dave Brandt (Walnut Creek Seed, Carroll OH) “It’s too…

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2019 Rain Garden and Rain Barrel Workshops

Rain Garden and Rain Barrel Workshops (information only, these are not a Build-A-Barrel event) ELKHART WORKSHOP April 30, 2019 6:30p – 8:00p Where: Willowdale Park Pavilion (1320 Olive Ave, Elkhart) BRISTOL WORKSHOP May 7, 2019 6:30p – 8:00p Where: One…

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Prescribed Burn Workshop

Prescribed Burn Workshop Where: Elkhart Environmental Center 1717 E Lusher Ave. Elkhart, IN 46516 When: March 16 8:30a-3:00p TO REGISTER Call the Elkhart Environmental Center at 574-293-5070 Email the Elkhart Environmental Center at Preregistration required due to limited space

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77th Annual Meeting

Thursday February 8, 2019 Dinner starts at 6:30 Martin Room, Elkhart County 4-HFairgrounds Speaker: Tom Coomes, Chief Meteorologist Make your reservation by calling 574-533-4383 ext 3 or stopping in our office. There is no ticket fee, but please consider supporting…

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