Helping People Help the Land

Crawford Soil & Water Conservation District

Our mission is to encourage and assist the people of Crawford County in making decisions for the wise use of our natural resources to provide a quality environment for all.

Countywide H2Ohio Application Deadline Extended

The Ohio Department of Agriculture has extended the sign-up for conservation payments through the H2Ohio Incentive ProgramThe H2Ohio program works closely with local farmers to enhance their conservation efforts to reduce runoff through incentives for cover crops, nutrient management, manure management and small grain planting.  ALL Crawford county farmers are eligible to participate in this program


Application deadline has been EXTENDED until September 15th, 2021 for Conservation Crop Rotation: Small Grains and Overwintering Cover Crops. Deadline of October 15th for Voluntary Nutrient Management Development Planning. Interested producers should contact the Crawford SWCD at 419-562-8280 for application and program info. 

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