Pasture Tour Set For Lower Rock Island County Next Week

pastureLocal producers invited to a pasture tour in lower Rock Island County next week. The program is sponsored by the Rock Island County Soil and Water Conservation District and will discuss fencing types, watering systems, prescribed grazing techniques and erosion and sediment control practices. Landowners will also learn about the Environmental Quality Incentives Program says Sally Ferguson, administrative coordinator for the Rock Island County SWCD.
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The tour starts at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, August 27th. A complimentary meal will be provided at the end of the tour. The registration deadline is Friday. To sign up, call 764-1486, extension 3.