Archive for January, 2014

News of the Day — 1/9/14


  • Conservation Reserve Program (CSP): The signup deadline has been moved back to February 7.
  • Environmental Quality Incentives Program — National Water Quality Initiative (EQIP-NWQI): The signup deadline is February 21.
  • NWQI Soil Health / NRCS Program Outreach: Scheduled for January 29 from 11:00 am – 1:00 pm at the farm of Rodney Van Der Vliet (46037 248th Street, Colton SD 57018). A meal will be served. Please RSVP by January 22 by calling the NRCS at 605-330-4515 ext 3.

Soil Health

Read Full Post »

News of the Day — 1/1/14

HAPPY NEW YEAR!! May 2014 be all you wish for — and more!

To start the year off, we would like to make you aware of some important dates and events:

CSP Signup — the deadline is January 17:


Next meeting of the Minnehaha Conservation District Board of Supervisors — January 13, 2014 at 3:00 pm at the USDA Service Center, 2408 East Benson Road, Sioux Falls, SD.

Sioux Empire Farm Show — January 21-25. For more information, please click here.

Martin Luther King holiday — January 20. Please remember that the office will be closed that day.

2014 Tree Flyer — will be distributed during the week of January 20.

Read Full Post »