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Farm

Grain operator?
Livestock producer?
Specialty grower?
Here you’ll find
conservation information
related to your business.

3 Tools to Help Your Brain Plant Cover Crops

We at Seneca Conservation District (SCD) want to help you work smarter not harder. When planting cover crops a little thought, planning and figuring are necessary for success so we’ve come up with 3 tools to help your brain do it’s job easier. Seeding rates, drill calibration and spring termination will be easier with these tools!

Meet Our New Ag Nutrient Technician

Seneca Conservation District has recently hired a new employee in partnership with Crawford, Erie, Sandusky and Wyandot SWCDs and Heidelberg University with grant funding made available through a USDA Conservation Innovation Grant. Abbi Hastings is the new Agriculture...

 

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Home

Landlord? Owner?
Neighbor?
Here you’ll find
conservation information 
related to your house, yard
and daily living.

Harvest Fest = Free Family Fun on Oct 11th

The 7th annual Harvest Fest will offer different activities than in year’s past, but the benefits and fun will be the same. When you bring your family to Harvest Fest you will see how nature and play can make great memories, without costing a fortune!

Flyin’ on Rye

For the past few days, the airports in our area have had a new guest, cereal rye. Cereal rye is a grass that is in the wheat family, it’s grain can be harvested and sold, but the reason farmers in Seneca County are planting it is for a cover crop.

 

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School

Teacher? Student?
Homeschool parent?
Here you’ll find
conservation information
related to your
teaching and learning. 

Meet Kelly Schott

Meet our newest employee and see what she will be focusing on helping the residents of Seneca County conserve.

First Youth Sporting Clay Shoot is a Bang!

The first event held Sunday, Aug 17th at Miller Conservation Farm was a bang of a success! Almost thirty youth came out to the Farm and shot a round that consisted of 25 clays at four different stations.

Great, Simple Ideas for Having Fun with Maps

I am a map geek! I love studying them, decorating with them and teaching with them!! Here is a great post about simple ideas on how to have fun with a map…use it at home with your kids or grand kids sometime this summer!! Click the link below to go to the post....
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  • Passion, experiment, better soil, responsible farming...themes of the #covercrop story today at every farm in #Senecacounty! With @ohiofarmbureau it's been a GREAT day!
    6 days ago by conserveseneca Passion, experiment, better soil, responsible farming...themes of the #covercrop story today at every farm in #Senecacounty! With @ohiofarmbureau it's been a GREAT day!
  • 4 hours ago by conserveseneca "Boots on the ground" is our plea, in order to help farmers we have to meet them where they are! #covercrops #20millionby2020 #senecacounty #austrianwinterpeas #thompsontwp
  • Even on a grey day the colors are stunning! Heading in to the office where the coffee is warm and staff is bright, but REALLY hoping for some sunshine!! #senecacounty #scdoffice
    1 day ago by conserveseneca Even on a grey day the colors are stunning! Heading in to the office where the coffee is warm and staff is bright, but REALLY hoping for some sunshine!! #senecacounty #scdoffice
  • Enjoy the colors before their gone,  driving down CR 6 by the Sandusky River is beautiful right now!! #Senecacounty #fallfoliage #senecatwp #autumncolors #ohiogram
    3 days ago by conserveseneca Enjoy the colors before their gone, driving down CR 6 by the Sandusky River is beautiful right now!! #Senecacounty #fallfoliage #senecatwp #autumncolors #ohiogram
  • In front of our office building we have an area to demonstrate #covercrops.  This year plantings have been happening every 14 days to demonstrate plant growth as the calendar keeps turning.  Keep an eye on it when passing by.  Better yet, stop in for a quick walk and talk with one of our guys! #tiffinohio #edentwp #senecacounty
    2 days ago by conserveseneca In front of our office building we have an area to demonstrate #covercrops. This year plantings have been happening every 14 days to demonstrate plant growth as the calendar keeps turning. Keep an eye on it when passing by. Better yet, stop in for a quick walk and talk with one of our guys! #tiffinohio #edentwp #senecacounty