Conservation Partnership Secures $600,000 in Federal Funding for Lafayette Farm Projects

Lafayette County Land Conservation Department uses a rainfall simulator to compare conventional tillage and conservation practices during a field day on Pete Cernek’s farm for the regional partnership. … A thirteen-partner coalition of public and private organizations has secured $600,000 over five years from the USDA-Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) for a unique regional project in Lafayette County. The project …

WI Land+Water Commends Unanimous Endorsement of Recommended Water Quality Goals by the State Land and Water Conservation Board

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 23, 2018 WI Land+Water Commends Unanimous Endorsement of Recommended Water Quality Goals by the State Land and Water Conservation Board MADISON –  On October 2, 2018, the Wisconsin Land and Water Conservation Board (LWCB) unanimously endorsed water quality goals recommended by WI Land+Water’s Food, Land and Water (FLW) Project. Addressing both surface water and groundwater quality …

WI Land+Water, DATCP Recognizes Conservation Farm Family of the Year at the 2018 Conservation Observance Day

WI Land+Water Elliot Meyer, Communications Specialist 608-441-2677 ex. 8 elliot@wisconsinlandwater.org   Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection Bill Cosh, Communications Director (608) 224-5020 William2.Cosh@wi.gov   Sauk County Department of Conservation, Planning and Zoning Melissa Keenan, Resources Conservationist (608) 355-4838 melissa.kennan@saukcountywi.gov   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 21, 2018   WI Land+Water, DATCP Recognizes Conservation Farm Family of the Year at …