Seneca Conservation District has been a staple in the community serving Seneca County farmers and rural landowners since 1949. Our knowledge and expertise in drainage, soil health, water quality, and conservation practices allows us to provide you with the resources you need to address the conservation needs of your farming operation.
Want to receive the latest FARM updates from Seneca Conservation District?
- Cover Crop Resources for Farmers
- No-till drills, tree planter, and soil probes to rent
- Field flags, erosion control netting & staples for purchase
- Tile Camera for rent to inspect drain tile, sewer outlets or catch basins for condition/obstructions
- Watershed maps, tile maps and aerial photography of agricultural land
- Historical imagery of Seneca County with maps dating back to 1939
We Help with:
- Nutrient Management– with 4R fertilizer nutrient management plans
- Improving Soil Health– through cover crops, best management practices, and no-till equipment
- Responsible Water Quality & Quantity Issues– from surface and subsurface runoff
- Protecting Wildlife Habitat– with food, water, and shelter enhancements for all types of animals
- Managing Manure Nutrients– with sampling guidance, soil test analysis, and crop removal balancing
- Pasture and Grazing Management Plans
- Engineering Plans for waterways, wetlands, livestock facilities, ponds, fencing, tile, and more
- Private spraying on rural ditches for agricultural landowners
- Research on new conservation and soil health related practices
- Investigations of agricultural pollution complaints from manure or sediment
- Wildlife crop damage/nuisance complaint investigations and consultations
When you hear the words dairy farm, your mind automatically thinks milk, ice cream, or butter, but for Ohio dairy producer Willem VanRoojen, it’s much more.
The Seneca Conservation District will once again be holding a muzzleloader deer hunt. Apply by January 1st to be entered in a random drawing!
Join us for voting, holiday cookies and conservation planning for your farm, home or school’s needs in 2018. Learn more about the Board Candidates.
Are you interested in learning ANYTHING about woodlands? Join us at our Neighborhood Woodland Workshop!
The office will be closed on Thursday, November 23rd and Friday, November 25th for Thanksgiving.
The Ohio No-Till Conference is coming up quickly! Make sure you get your ticket before the early registration deadline!
Are you mobility impaired? Apply for our mobility impaired deer hunt at Miller Farm!
The Rut is almost here! Do you have your game plan?
Looking to learn more about soil health and what you can do to improve the soil health in your backyard or garden? Come to our Backyard Soil Health Event!