2016 District Programs

Agricultural Enhancement Program Sign-ups - 6/10/16
posted by: Diana Hutchison

GVCD Agricultural Enhancement Program FY17 Sign-ups

The Greenbrier Valley Conservation District is pleased to announce that applications for FY17 Agricultural Enhancement Program cost-share funding will be accepted June 21 through July 8, 2016.  The program practices include:

  • Exclusion fencing (water and woodland)
  • Pasture division fencing (no boundary fencing)
  • Watering system (trough and line only, must have water source already in place)
  • Lime (must have valid soil tests within last three years)
  • Woody invasive species management
  • Cover crop 

***All cost share programs are subject to available funding.

 

We are now taking appointments for AEP sign-up.  Please call to schedule an appointment at one of the following locations:

Lewisburg--USDA Service Center:                   June 21, 22, 27, and 29; July 5 and 8

Peterstown--Fire Station (tentative location:)   June 23 and July 1

Rupert-- location TBD                                      June 24

Union--WVU Extension Office                         June 28 and July 6

Buckeye--USDA Office                                   June 21-24, June 27-29, July 1, July 5-8

Bill Canterbury Farm, Sinks Grove                 June 30 (in conjunction with Farm Field Day and Workshop)

 

Contact:  Barry Level, Grassland Technician, Greenbrier & Monroe Counties, 304-645-6172 ext 110 (office) or 304-520-2318 (cell)

Contact:  Lyndsee Gay, GVCD Intern, Northern Greenbrier & Pocahontas Counties, 304-799-4317 ext 107 (office) or 304-646-3796 (cell)

Click below for a printable flyer.

 

 

 

 

 

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Century Farm Program - 2/11/16
posted by: Diana Hutchison

GVCD announces 2016 Century Farm Program.  Please click below for details.

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