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Farm Bill Biologist Partnership Surpasses 17,000 Acres

Farm Bill Biologist Partnership Surpasses 17,000 Acres

October 04, 2018 by

Thanks to the local effort and partnership of the West Otter Tail Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD), Pheasants Forever, and the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Minnesota's Otter Tail County has surpassed 17,000 acres enrolled in conservation programs, since starting the partnership in 2008. 

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Alternative Practices Assist Landowners with Buffer Compliance

Alternative Practices Assist Landowners with Buffer Compliance

October 01, 2018 by

Water and sediment control basins installed as an alternative practice to MN Buffer Law.

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Meemken Farms Recognized for Conservaiton Efforts

Meemken Farms Recognized for Conservaiton Efforts

September 17, 2018 by

Gary Meemken’s efforts of conservation farming have now earned their farming operation the status of a Minnesota Water Quality Certified Farm and the West Otter Tail SWCD 2018 Outstanding Conservationist Award. 

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Seeking Landowners to Protect Wetlands

Seeking Landowners to Protect Wetlands

September 06, 2018 by

SWCD partners with Minnesota Land Trust to promote wetland protection in Otter Tail County.

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Erosion Control Assistance Available to Landonwers

Erosion Control Assistance Available to Landonwers

August 29, 2018 by

Are you tired of hauling dirt back up the hill every year? Are you tired of losing crop because of a storm event? The SWCD has program to reduce infield erosion. Let us help make your ground more productive.

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