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Conservation Practices in the St. Albans Bay-A Field Day

70 Lord Road
Swanton, VT

A conservation field day will be hosted on Thursday, August 25, 2016, from 1-3 p.m. at Bess View Farm, 70 Lord Road, Swanton. The University of Vermont Extension Northwest Crops and Soils (NWCS) Program and USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) invite farmers to come learn about the benefits of conservation practices and how they can protect and improve soil and water quality. The event is free and open to farmers and the general public. Other topics will include no-till planting, cover crops, and an update from NRCS on the progress of the St. Albans Bay Watershed Action Plan. Pre-register for this free event by August 23 at or call Susan Brouillette at 524-6501, or email