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2018 Tuscarawas SWCD Photo Contest

Entries must be recieved by Oct 5, 2018 by 4:00 pm

The 2018 Annual Photo Contest has started! The theme this year is "Watersheds our Water, our Home".

View the contest rules and entry form by clicking on the link below.

Photo Contest Rules
Photo Contest Entry Form

2018 Tuscarawas SWCD Coloring Contest

Entries must be received by 4:00pm on Oct 5, 2018

The Tuscarawas Soil and Water Conservation District is pleased to annouce its annual coloring contest. The theme for the 2018 Tuscarawas SWCD coloring contest is "Watersheds our Water, our Home".

The Tuscarawas SWCD Coloring Contest is open to ages 5-7 students living in Tuscarawas County. The first place winner will be awarded a $25 Gift card. The artist of the second place poster will receive a $15 gift card. Anyone interested may contact the Tuscarawas Soil and Water Conservation District office located at 85 E. Iron Ave., Dover OH or call 330-339-7976 for additional information. Deadline for submission is Oct 6, 2018 to our office by 4 pm. All Entries must be postmarked or delivered to the Tuscarawas SWCD Office.

Coloring Contest Rules
Coloring Contest page

Promoting Cover Crops through Grant Program

Sign up starts Apr 2nd through July 2nd

2018 Tuscarawas Soil & Water Conservation District Cover Crop Program

Cover crops are a conservation priority, due to the potential of erosion and sediment loading from corn silage and soybean fields.
Tuscarawas SWCD is sponsoring the following program:
• Cover Crops
• No-till drills are available for rent from Tuscarawas SWCD
• 200 acre cap per participant based on a ranking system
• $12.00 / acre cost share available
• Applications will soon be available on our website: www.tuscsoil.com or by calling our office at 330 339-7976.
• This program is open to Tuscarawas County participants and acreage must be within Tuscarawas County.
• Sign up is now through July 2, 2018.

Call for more information and an application 330 339-7976.
(Tuscarawas SWCD and its assigned will be held harmless from any injuries or damages related to this program. This program is subject to change and modification.)

2018 Cover Crop Application
2018 Cover Crop Agreement

75th Annual Meeting

November 1, 2018 - 6PM
The Tuscarawas SWCD will be hosting their 75th Annual Meeting at the St. John's Church of Christ in Dover, OH (409 N Wooster Ave). The meeting will begin at 5:15PM with the election of Board of Supervisors, voting will conclude at 6:15pm. Dinner will be at 6:00PM.

Dinner Tickets are $13.00 per person (children under 4 eat free). Tickets may be purchased at our office from 7:30-4:00 Monday through Friday. Please call 330-339-7976 or stop at our office at 85 E. Iron Ave., Dover OH 44622.

For more information about Board Supervisor candidates and absentee voting please view our Oct/Nov/Dec newsletter of the current year.

Ag in the City 2018

Friday, June 8, 2018

It’s time to experience a day on the farm with your family! The event will be held Friday, June 8 from 5pm – 8:30pm at Tuscora Park in New Philadelphia. Numerous children’s activities will be on site including a Face Painting, All-A-Flutter Butterfly Exhibit, an Archery Activity, and many more. There will be a food stand provided. Educational displays will include Tuscarawas County Beekeepers, Farm Bureau, Forestry and many others. Please read our newsletter for more details

The committee is comprised of representatives from the following agencies: Tuscarawas County Farm Bureau, Tuscarawas Soil and Water Conservation District, Farm Credit, OSU Extension, Agland Co-op, and many community members. Our goal is to showcase agriculture and the families that make it all happen. We strive to connect farmers with the public and provide a personal experience for learning and fellowship. So come check it out with your family! For more information please call the Tuscarawas Soil and Water Conservation District at 330-339-7976.

Tuscarawas County Fair 2018

September 17-23, 2018
Look for us at the Fair next to the Dairy Bar!

The U.S Department of Agriculture (USDA) and Tuscarawas Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD) prohibit discrimination in all its programs and activities on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, religion, age, disability, political beliefs, sexual orientation, and marital status or family status.