NATIONAL – The 2018 NACD Summer Conservation Forum and Tour and Southeast Region meeting will occur Aug. 3 – 8, 2018 at the Williamsburg Lodge in Williamsburg, Va. To book your room, click here or call 1-800-261-9530 and say you’re with the 2018 NACD Summer Leadership Conference.
WASHINGTON – Several years ago, Doug Rushton had an idea. Some conservation districts in his home state of Washington had a forester on staff, but others did not. What if those without could borrow the neighboring district’s forester? What if Washington’s conservation districts could share resources to get […]
NATIONAL – Joining the CO Ag News Network and FarmCast Radio to discuss National Stewardship Week and other topics is the Jeremy Peters, who serves as the Chief Executive Officer of the National Association of Conservation Districts… Topics within the interview include: National Stewardship Week Recap Farm Bill Update […]
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the National Association of Conservation Districts (NACD) sent a letter to House Agriculture Committee leadership outlining the organization’s reaction to the Agriculture and Nutrition Act of 2018 […]
Today, House Agriculture Committee Chairman Congressman Mike Conaway introduced #TheNextFarmBill to the House. Read the full legislative text here (PDF): https://bit.ly/2GSEN9I #2018FarmBill
CALIFORNIA and WASHINGTON – The National Association of Conservation Districts Annual Report was just released and CARCD is featured for their work on tree mortality in the Sierra Nevadas (page 32). The King Conservation District helped convert a parking lot into a multicultural community garden (page 26). Download […]
The next NACD Urban and Community Conservation webinar, scheduled for 12:00 noon – 1:00 pm Eastern time on November 16, 2017, will feature the EPA Water Finance Clearinghouse.
The National Association of Conservation Districts has secured a $10 million cooperative agreement with NRCS to further enhance conservation district technical assistance across the nation. A significant portion of the granted funds will be awarded directly to conservation districts to hire staff where additional capacity is needed to […]