News & Events

Here you will find all of the latest MCSCD news, as well as information on upcoming events and activities.

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Northern Plains Grasslands Symposium with Allan Savory

Northern Plains Grasslands Symposium July 19 and 20, 2017 Presenting: Allan Savory Event Partners:  Burleigh County Soil Conservation District, Dakota Prairies RC&D Council, ND Grazing Lands Coalition, & Morton County Soil Conservation District Click here for the Event Flyer! Click here for the Eventbrite Link to Register!   […]

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Windbreak Renovation Initiative Provides Technical and Financial Assistance

Many planted shelterbelts and farmstead windbreaks in North Dakota have deteriorated due to age or disease and are no longer functional.  Through the North Dakota Statewide Windbreak Renovation Initiative, the North Dakota Forest Service (NDFS) will offer technical and financial assistance to private landowners to restore, protect […]

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Morton County SCD Board Meeting

Morton County SCD will have its next monthly meeting on Monday July 17th, 2017. All monthly meetings are open to the public. The meeting will start at 9:30 am CST at the USDA Service Center at 2540 Overlook Lane Mandan, ND 58554. Click here for the Agenda […]

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Continuous CRP Sign-Up

Continuous CRP Sign-Up Returns The United States Department of Agriculture has announced that farmers and ranchers may sign up for the Continuous Conservation Reserve Programs (CRP). Continuous CRP acres target specific environmentally sensitive areas. They can be enrolled at any time and is non-competitive. To be eligible […]

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New Honey Bee Initiative Announced by NRCS

Photo: Courtesy of Rachel Bush NRCS has announced that they will be allocating $3 million across a 5 state region to aid in conservation efforts for honey bees and other critically important pollinators. The funds will be administered through the Environmental Quality Incentives Program (EQIP.) Practices under this […]

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Morton County Soil Health Mentoring Program Application Deadline Extended

We have extended the application deadline for the Morton County Soil Health Mentoring Program to January 24th. Applications can be found HERE, or they can be picked up at our office in Mandan. If you have questions on this program or would like more information, contact us […]

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Thanks to everyone who attended Morton County SCD’s 2014 Winter Workshop!

Thanks to everyone who attended Morton County SCD’s 2014 Winter Workshop! We hope you all enjoyed our cast of excellent presenters and took home some valuable information. Presentations from the workshop can be found HERE. Next year’s program is already in the works, stay tuned… cash loan […]

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Registration Limit Reached for Morton County SCD Winter Workshop

We will no longer be accepting registrations for our winter workshop on Jan. 14th due to limitations on seating capacity. Walk-ins will be turned away at the door.

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Extended Registration Deadline for Winter Workshop

We have decided to extend our registration deadline through Friday, Jan 10th for the 2014 Morton County SCD Winter Workshop featuring Dr. Temple Grandin. Please send a registration form and your registration fee to: Morton County Soil Conservation District 2540 Overlook Ln Mandan, ND 58554

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Morton County Soil Health Mentoring Program

educational Morton County SCD would like to introduce the Morton County Soil Health Mentoring Program! This program is designed to educate Morton County producers on managing for soil health through one on one planning with experienced mentors. For more information, visit our Soil Health Mentoring Program page.

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