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Conservation Reserve Program holds open house

Douglas County Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) will hold an open house on Wednesday, May 8 from 9 a.m. to noon at the United States Department of Agriculture Service Center, 900 Robert Street, Alexandria.

Staff will answer questions and explain program rules for the upcoming general CRP signup.

The general CRP signup will take place from Monday, May 20 through Friday, June 14. To make an appointment, call the Farm Service Agency at (320) 763-3191, extension 2.

For more information about the open house, call Douglas Soil and Water Conservation District at (320) 763-3191, extension 3.