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Landowners With Acres Enrolled In CRP Urged To Attend Informational Meeting On Mid-Contract Management

Wed 3-11-2020

(Spencer)-- Landowners in Clay and Dickinson counties with acres enrolled in the Conservation Reserve Program are encouraged to attend an informational meeting about required Mid-Contract Management. It will be held at 10:00 am Tuesday, March 24th at the Oneota Park Lodge, 420 10th Avenue Southeast in Spencer. 

The meeting will cover options available for different CRP practices such as disking, spraying and burning. Farm Service Agency staff will be available to answer questions regarding cost share requirements and Natural Resources Conservation Services staff will be present to answer technical questions. A Private Lands Wildlife Biologist will give a brief presentation on conducting prescribed fire in prairies, and be available to answer questions about safely using fire as a land management tool. 

For questions or to RSVP in Dickinson county you can call (712) 336-3782, extension 3. In Clay county call (712) 262-3432 extension 3.