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We will present the WVCA FY16 budget request to the Senate Finance Committee tod...

(Wed, 21 Jan 2015 16:41:45 +0000)

We will present the WVCA FY16 budget request to the Senate Finance Committee today at 3:45 pm. http://ow.ly/HHO7N


Senate Finance Committee - Agenda
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We're at Agriculture and Conservation Day at the Capitol. If you're in the area...

(Tue, 20 Jan 2015 15:39:24 +0000)

We're at Agriculture and Conservation Day at the Capitol. If you're in the area stop by and see us.


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(Fri, 16 Jan 2015 16:10:17 +0000)

What we're reading...


Determined Keyser officials are able to keep grant
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KEYSER -- Aggressive intervention by the mayor of Keyser preserved a grant critical to construction of the city's new sewage treatment plant, allowing the

The 2014 WVCA Annual Report is now available. In it you can find program highlig...

(Thu, 15 Jan 2015 13:39:42 +0000)

The 2014 WVCA Annual Report is now available. In it you can find program highlights from 2014 such as "Teaming up with fifth-graders to protect the South Branch of the Potomac River" and other great highlights from our work in 2014. http://ow.ly/HmOHG

Listen to Jeff Cook, co-owner of Cook Brothers Farm in the Greenbrier Valley Con...

(Wed, 14 Jan 2015 13:40:11 +0000)

Listen to Jeff Cook, co-owner of Cook Brothers Farm in the Greenbrier Valley Conservation District, describe his experience with the WVCA Agriculture Enhancement and Nonpoint Source Program.


WVCA Agriculture Enhancement & Nonpoint Source Program

Listen to the three finalists for the W.Va.Conservation Farm of the Year contest...

(Tue, 13 Jan 2015 23:24:33 +0000)

Listen to the three finalists for the W.Va.Conservation Farm of the Year contest talk about their farming operations and philosophy. The winner of the 2014 Conservation Farm of the Year contest was Bill and Todd Butler of Butler Farms located in Inwood, WV.


2014 W.Va. Conservation Farm of the Year Finalists

(Tue, 06 Jan 2015 20:54:25 +0000)


12 Things Not To Put In Your Compost Pile - Open Permaculture - Permaculture Design Course
www.openpermaculture.com
Compost is one of the permaculture gardener’s most potent tools. It recycles “waste” from the garden and the home and turns it into a material rich in nutrients, which soils benefit from immensely. Composting essentially means the decomposition of organic matter by enzymes and microorganisms. This d…

(Tue, 06 Jan 2015 20:52:34 +0000)


Bay Journal - Article: Chesapeake Bay health not improved from 2012, according to CBF
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Macroinvertebrate Monday: Have you made a set of Critter Cubes yet? Find instructions and templates at www.creekfreaks.net/library

Happy New Year!! There are some great events happening in 2015. Mark your calend...

(Thu, 01 Jan 2015 14:46:40 +0000)

Happy New Year!! There are some great events happening in 2015. Mark your calendars for the WV Small Farms Conference in Charleston February 26-28 and the Appalachian Grazing Conference in Morgantown on March 13-14.

(Mon, 29 Dec 2014 13:21:51 +0000)

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West Virginia Conservation Agency Watershed Resource Center

USDAAnnouncing 2 Soil Health webinars on January 20, 2015, starting at 12 (noon) - 1:30 p.m. Central time:Soil Health Nutrient Tool, "The Science Behind This Tool" (Dr. Rick Haney)andSoil Health Nutrient Tool Project (David Lamm)Please see the attachment below for a complete description of this webinar topic. Connection details (Adobe Connect):On Tuesday, 1/20/2015, Click this link to join the webinar using Adobe Connect http://connectpro21866016.adobeconnect.com/r5u93y72wd1/• Enter as a guest• type in your name• click “Enter Room” Participant Audio is through computer/device only.Webinar Connection Test - test your connection before the webinar http://connectpro21866016.adobeconnect.com/common/help/en/support/meeting_test.htm

Stream Partners

The Stream Partner Program is a cooperative effort of the West Virginia Conservation Agency, West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection, Division of Forestry, and the Division of Natural Resources. The program is housed within the DEP's Division of Water and Waste Management.
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To provide for and promote the protection and conservation of West Virginia's soil, land,
water and related resources for the health, safety and general welfare of the state's citizens.

State Conservation Agency Executive Director:
Brian Farkas

State Conservation Committee Chairman:
Walt Helmick

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