Save the Date for These NRCS Events and Deadlines


The NRCS has several approaching events and deadlines. Save the date for January 29, 2020 to celebrate the retirement of Ron Hall from 1pm until 4 pm at the Knox Agri Center. CRP general sign up comes to a close on February 24, 2020.

District Conservationist, Cathy Froelich, shared about the NRCS’ Open House on February 4, 2020:

“We’ll talk about CRP, EQUIP, CSP, all of these acronyms that NRCS has. WIP: Wildlife Incentive Program. Just come in and see us anytime that day.”

Froelich also mentioned the hiring of a new Resource Conservationist, Shawnee Hartman, who is currently attending Western Illinois University and will graduate in May.

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