2022 Poster, Limerick & Essay Contest is, Healthy Soil ~ Healthy Life
Severe erosion problems in the "Dust Bowl" days prompted the passage of Conservation District Law by the Kansas Legislature in 1937 which lead to the formation of conservation districts in Kansas.
L-R: Richard Scott - El Dorado, Linda Klaassen - Whitewater, Justin Grunder - Cassoday, Walter Burress - Augusta, Russell Janzen - Elbing
At Butler County Conservation District, we provide local leadership by helping people with the conservation and protection of soil, water and other natural resources.
Left to Right: Carey Fieser - NRCS Soil Conservationist, Justin Kneisel - NRCS Supervisory District Conservationist, Holly Edmondson - PBP Clerk, Sandy Koontz - District Manager, Jeff Parks - NRCS/Division of Conservation Technician
Brandi McCoy - Pheasants Forever Private Lands Conservationist
"Healthy Forests ~ Healthy Communities" is the Stewardship, Poster and Limerick Contest and 4-H Fair Theme for 2021!
We use trees every day in more ways than you think! Think about the air you breathe, for starters.......
We offer cost share programs for implementing conservation practices, natural resources education and information for Kindergarten-Adult, no till drill rental, sale of geo-textile fabric and marking flags.