Author Archives: KCSWCDAdmin

USHER Call Out Meeting Next Thursday!

Vincennes will be a site for the roll-out of the U.S.H.E.R. program, aka Urban Soil Health Education & Restoration! Please consider attending this educational call out meeting next Thursday morning at the Knox County Purdue Ext. Office! Check out the … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

AG COMMUNITY APPRECIATION DAY

The USDA Service Center will be hosting an open house for the Agriculture Community. We want to show our appreciation to our Program Participants, Farmers, Landowners, Foresters, Gardeners, Seed Dealers, Fertilizer Dealers, Bankers and the list could go on. So … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Irrigated Field Crops Update

Purdue Extension is hosting an irrigation workshop at the SW Purdue Ag Center (4669 N Purdue Rd., Vincennes, IN) on Thursday, March 15th from 8:30 am to 12:30 pm. Here’s a draft agenda: 8:30 a.m. – Welcome 9:00 a.m.  … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

SWCD Annual Meeting Next Monday!

We’ll be holding our Annual Meeting next Monday, March 5th at 6:30 pm at the VU Green Activities Center. Dawn Slack from The Nature Conservancy will be our guest speaker. The tickets are free but must be picked up or … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

VU Strategic Ag Workshop: Critical Topics for the Future

Vincennes University will be hosting an Ag Workshop on Friday, January 26, 2018 in the Ft. Sackville Rooms at the Beckes Student Union (1101 N 2nd St, Vincennes, IN 47591). Draft Agenda: 8:30-9:00        Registration 9:00-9:05        … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Save the Date for Our 2018 Annual Meeting!

Our 2018 Annual Meeting will be on Monday, March 5th, 2018. Stay tuned for more details!

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Invasive Species Technician Position for SW Indiana

The Vanderburgh County SWCD along with Gibson, Pike, Posey and Warrick Counties have been awarded a 2018 CWI grant for an Invasive Technician which Vanderburgh is the lead district.  They will be hiring this person early next year.  A job … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Deadline for 2018 EQIP Applications Announced

The deadline for Environmental Quality Incentives Program (EQIP) applications is December 15th for 2018 funding consideration. Contact our office for more information! Read the full press release here.

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

October Weed of the Month: Chinese Silver Grass

Chinese Silver Grass (aka Miscanthus) is producing seeds right now making it very noticeable. See our fact sheet here.

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

September Board Meeting Tomorrow Morning

The September board meeting will be tomorrow at 7 am, instead of the usual third Wednesday.

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment