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Wadena soil conservation leaders plan annual meeting

The Wadena Soil Water Conservation District (SWCD) will be hosting its annual producers meeting/weed inspectors meeting on March 20 at the Wadena VFW. The agenda is as follows:

9-9:30- Registration (coffee and rolls provided) and welcome

9:40 Well and Pump Maintenance by Elsner Well Drilling

10:00 MPCA Update/Enforcement procedures for Feedlot Violations: John Pokorney; MPCA

10:30 Fertilizer Management/New things on the market by Leaf River Ag Service

11:00 MN Cattleman's Association Presentation: Tim Nolte

11:30 NRCS Program Update- Ivan Reinke

12:00 Lunch (provided)

12:45 Panel Presentation by local producers- what they're doing and what works for them!

Panel: Dan Middendorf, Tim Nolte, Steve Flanagan

2-4pm Annual Weed Inspectors Meeting- all township inspectors/city officials welcome! Updates to regulations and Q/A time- Presentations by MN Dept. of Agriculture

Please RSVP to Molly at the Soil and Water by March 9 at (218) 631-3195 or email