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    News and Events


11 , 2010


JANUARY 15 , 2015


4:30 p.m.

SWCD Office

USDA Service Center

900 Washington St. NW

Preston, MN 


The SWCD/NRCS offices will be closed on Thursday and Friday, December 25th and 26th for the Christmas Holiday and on Thursday, January 1st for the New Year's Day Holiday.



The SWCD/NRCS offices will be closed on Monday, January 19, 2015 for Martin Luther King Jr. Day.


The Annual Planning will be held on Tuesday, January 27, 2015 at 4:30 p.m. at the Conservation Building located at 912 Houston Street in Preston.






John and Deb Bruihler Named 2014 Outstanding Conservationists

Grazing Gazette - November/December Edition

Fall/Winter 2014 Conservation Chronicles

Root River Landscape Stewardship Plan

The Fillmore SWCD has received $45,000 in Clean Water Funds to be offered as mini-grants for projects that reduce or treat stormwater runoff to local streams.  Grant funds will be available through the end of 2015.  Grant applications will be accepted at any time during the grant period. 

Click here for more details about the grant, the grant application, and the guidelines and criteria for the mini-grants.  Contact Jennifer Ronnenberg at (507) 765-3878 ext. 3 for more information.

Root River Watershed Citizen Conversations - Summary

Root River Watershed Citizen Conversations - All Responses

Cover Crop Fact Sheet

Rain Barrel Order Form & FAQ's

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Bacteria testing is available at the SWCD office.  The cost for a bacteria test is $25.  There is a reduced cost for households with a pregnant female or a child under the age of one.  Click here for more information.

Click here to view a brochure describing the Lost Creek Trail Practices and Features. For more detailed information on each of the practices and features, click here.

Last updated: December 15, 2014



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