Posts With Keyword ‘Natural Resources Conservation Service’

New Director at the Local Natural Resources Conservation Service

Posted: Monday, March 28th, 2011 at 6:26 am

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The Marion County Natural Resources Conservation Service is now under new leadership.

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Natural Resources Conservation Service Continues Projects

Posted: Friday, March 25th, 2011 at 6:22 am

As the spring season begins the Natural Resources Conservation Service continues to work on several projects.

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Conservation Program Payments Will Be Issued Beginning This Week

Posted: Thursday, November 11th, 2010 at 6:22 am

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Iowa agriculture and forestry producers who are part of the Conservation Stewardship and Conservation Security Program will begin receiving payments this week.

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3M/Marvin Mensching Memorial Wetland Dedication

Posted: Tuesday, November 2nd, 2010 at 3:46 pm

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The new 3M wetland in Knoxville was dedicated in honor of late former District Conservationist Marvin Mensching this aftermoon.

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Conservation Service Offers Tips to Prevent Soybean Sudden Death Syndrome

Posted: Friday, October 29th, 2010 at 6:26 am

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Many farmers in Iowa were hit with Soybean Sudden Death Syndrome this year due to the cold spring, moderate summer and large amount of rainfall.

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New Wetland in Knoxville Will be Dedicated Next Month

Posted: Friday, October 15th, 2010 at 6:24 am

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The Marion County Soil and Water Conservation District and 3M Corporation have decided to dedicate the new wetland in Knoxville to a man who worked to develop conservation projects in the county for more than 20 years.

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Farmers Encouraged to Apply for the Conservation Stewardship Program

Posted: Saturday, October 9th, 2010 at 6:26 am

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Area farmers are encouraged to register early for the Conservation Stewardship Program (CRP) is a voluntary program run by the Natural Resources Conservation Service that encourages producers to adopt conservation practices on their properties.

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Area Third Graders Visit Dan-D Farm

Posted: Monday, October 4th, 2010 at 6:22 am

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Third graders across the county gathered at a local farm last week to for a hands-on field trip.

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New Wetland Built Near the Knoxville 3M Plant

Posted: Friday, August 27th, 2010 at 6:30 am

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Construction began this week for a new wetland near the Knoxville 3M plant. 

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NRCS Office Available to Help Answer Field Erosion Questions

Posted: Monday, June 28th, 2010 at 6:22 am

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Recent rainfalls have resulted in very soggy conditions across Marion County.

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Rainfall Causes Field Erosion Issues Across the County

Posted: Thursday, June 24th, 2010 at 6:28 am

Recent rainfalls have resulted in very soggy conditions across Marion County.

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Natural Resources Conservation Service Celebrates Anniversary

Posted: Tuesday, May 11th, 2010 at 6:24 am

The Natural Resources Conservation Service is celebrating their 75th Anniversary.

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Producers Must Comply with Erosion Regulations

Posted: Saturday, May 8th, 2010 at 6:26 am

Rural Marion County residents are encouraged to make sure they are in compliance with highly erodible land regulations.

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