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2019 Tree Packet Program

The Hancock SWCD - 2019 Tree Packet Program is now taking orders! You may click here to download an order form. 

                                           




Tiderishi Creek Grant

The Blanchard River Watershed Partnership with support from the Hancock SWCD has received a grant to help local farmers install BMPs to reduce sediment, phosphorus, and nitrogen loadings in the Tiderishi Creek watershed. 

Best Management Practices included  are: Precision Nutrient Management Plan, Soil Testing, Conservation Tillage, Cover Crops, Phosphorus Filter, Riparian Buffer/Filter Strip, Water Controlled Structure  (no main needed) and Water Controlled Structure (with a main needed. For more Information click here or to enroll in the program contact the Blanchard River Watershed Partnership (BRWP) at: Phone -  419-422-6487, E-mail - brwp1237@gmail.com or visit the website - www.blanchardriver.org.

Manure Application Guidelines

UPDATE - The Ohio Department of Agriculture Division of Soil and Water Conservation would like to remind producers and nutrient applicators of laws and restrictions on manure application. Click the following link to review the current information: 

https://www.morningagclips.com/farmers-reminded-of-manure-application-bmps/

2018 Fall Newsletter

The Hancock SWCD Fall Newsletter is now available. Click here to download your copy!

Our Mission

To promote awareness and conservation of our natural resources through leadership, education, and services.

Our Vision

To be recognized as a leader in promoting responsible stewardship and conservation of our natural resources through partnerships to enhance the quality of life.

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Hancock Soil & Water Conservation District
7868 County Road 140, Suite E
Findlay, Ohio 45840
Phone: 419-422-6569