Urban Agriculture

Urban Agriculture

The Allen Co. SWCD and its committed partners have started working full force on its Contribution Agreement with NRCS that focuses on urban and small farms in the Indiana portion of the Western Lake Erie Basin (WLEB). A small farm

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Coffee and …

Coffee and …

Grab your coffee and join us for early educational meetings every 3rd Tuesday in 2021. We are discussing relevant topics to agriculture and inviting professionals in the field to share their knowledge and expertise. Below is our current event information

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Interseeder Program

Interseeder Program

At the 2020 Fort Wayne Farm Show, the concept of interseeding cover crops into standing corn was promoted to improve soil health and water quality. The SWCD contacted producers to further promote the program. Over twelve test plots were studied

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Auglaize-Flatrock Watershed Management Plan

Update: Feb. 2021 Flatrock/Auglaize WMP Project Update The Allen County SWCD has hired Consultant Bruce Cleland with Tetra Tech to assist with the development of the watershed management plan. Bruce will summarize water quality monitoring data for sites 401 –

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Equipment Rental

Equipment Rental

Allen County SWCD Equipment Available!  *Cover Crop Interseeder Rate: $6/acre + $55/tach hour on tractor *Great Plains Turbo Max with Valmar Seeder Vertical tillage tool unit with Valmar seeder – Rate: $11/acre Vertical tillage tool unit with Valmar seeder including

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Current Events

Current Events

Keep up to date with what the Allen County SWCD is up to! We’ve got plenty going on, and this is the place to get in-depth look at what we’re working on. Check out these articles to learn what we’ve been doing in the community!

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