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Board Meeting Notice - 6/28/19
posted by: Nadene Jewell

The July meeting of the Potomac Valley Conservation District will be held on Wednesday, July 3, 2019, beginning at 7:30 pm.  The meeting will be held at the USDA Service Center in Moorefield, WV, and is open to the public. The agenda will be available 3 days prior to the meeting.  Please contact the District office at 304-822-5174 if you would like to be included on the agenda to speak.

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Accepting FY20 Ag Enhancement Applications - 6/28/19
posted by: Nadene Jewell

Applications are being accepted for the following Ag Enhancement Practices beginning June 17, 2019 - August 23, 2019.  Approvals will be based on the availability of funds.   

 

LIME:  75 Acre maximum per applicant – 50 % cost share / not to exceed $20.00 per ton cost share.  May apply on pasture or hay ground.  Current soil test required (within 3 years) to determine amount of lime needed.  May not purchase lime or apply to land before application is approved.  Site visit may be conducted to verify practice completion. 

COVER CROP:  75 acre maximum per applicant.  Cost share rate is determined by date of completion:  $50.00 per acre by 10/10/19, $40.00 per acre by 10/20/19 and $30.00 per acre by 10/30/19.  Site visit may be conducted to verify completion – practice must be completed by 10/30/19.  Seeding recommendations included on application 

HAY RESEEDING:  50 acres maximum / Cost share is flat rate of $50 per acre - maximum of $2,500 per applicant / Soil test required / PH must be above 5.6.(within 3 years)  Hay ground ONLY

HAY ESTABLISHMENT:  50 acres maximum / Cost share is flat rate of $125 per acre - maximum of $6,250 per applicant / Soil test required / PH must be above 5.6. (within 3 years) / Must stay in Hay for 5 years 

LITTER TRANSFER:  250 ton maximum / $10 per ton cost share / $2,500 maximum cost share per applicant.  Must provide certified wight tickets / Litter must be moved out of Chesapeake Bay watershed

Sign up for Frost Seeding will be held in December 2019: 

FROST SEEDING:  50 acre maximum per applicant / Cost share rate is $10.00 per acre with a maximum of $500.00 / Only legumes will be included.  Must have PH of 5.6 or above.  Practice must be completed by March 15, 2020 and invoices submitted by May 31, 2020. 

For additional information, please contact the District office at 304-822-5174 or the Moorefield WVCA field office at 304-538-7581.   



Minutes of PVCD Board Meeting on May 1, 2019 - 6/28/19
posted by: Nadene Jewell
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Minutes of PVCD Special Board Meeting on April 12, 2019 - 6/28/19
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Minutes of PVCD Board Meeting on April 3, 2019 - 6/28/19
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Minutes of PVCD Board Meeting on March 6, 2019 - 6/28/19
posted by: Nadene Jewell
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