Tag: NACD

Districts Bring the Pieces Together – NACD

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 […]

05-10-18 Inside the BARN with NACD CEO Jeremy Peters…

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 […]

NACD Annual Report Features CARCD, King CD

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 […]

NACD Announces Technical Assistance Funding

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 […]