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Pike County SWCD receives new truck

Posted on Tuesday, September 25, 2018 at 3:30 pm

The Pike County Soil and Water Conservation District recently acquired a new vehicle.
Funding for the vehicle was provided to the Missouri Soil and Water Commission at the State level through a grant from USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS).
This vehicle will be used to assist the field office staff with surveying and implementing cost share practices. Missouri’s Soil and Water Conservation District’s, cost share programs, are funded through Missouri’s one-tenth-of-one-percent sales tax.
For more information about the Soil and Water Conservation District and the cost share practices the district offers, checkout their website, www.mosoilandwater.land/pike, or call the Bowling Green office at 573-324-3201 ext. 3.

Pictured with the new field vehicle for the Pike County SWCD are, front row from left, Charlie Becker, Chairman, Pike SWCD; Robert Dempsey, Member, Pike SWCD; Rick Merritt, Treasurer, Pike SWCD; Karen Sinclair, District Specialist III; Tammy Teeter, NRCS District Conservationist; Patty Chapman, District Coordinator; and Daniel Mallory, Secretary, Pike SWCD. Back row from left, Michael Edwards, District Specialist II; Megan Deeder, District Specialist III; and Lauren Stamp, NRCS Soil Conservationist.

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