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WANTED: Equipment Operator & Tractor

The Kenai Soil & Water Conservation District seeks an experienced equipment operator for contract work preparing land for agricultural purposes.  Must have 60 hp tractor (or larger), truck, large flatbed trailer, and excellent references.  For information, please contact the District Manager … Continue reading

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Signs of Increasing Local Food Production

Kenai Resilience, a volunteer-run community group, has published the 2012 update of its Local Foods Directory for the Central Kenai Peninsula.  The Directory includes 27 listings, up from 19 when it was first published in 2011.   Inspired by successful, season-extending … Continue reading

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2nd Annual Weed Smackdown

Seward Middle School, Saturday, June 30,  11 am – 1 pm Free lunch, t-shirts & prizes for volunteers.  Gloves provided. Why pull weeds?  Introduced weeds are spreading rapidly.  Let’s smack ’em down before they win. What are the benefits?  Fewer … Continue reading

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WANTED: Invasive Plant Hunter

The Kenai Soil & Water Conservation District seeks a student for a part-time, summer monitoring project. Pays $12/hr. For more info, call Heidi at 283-8732 x108. www.kenaisoilandwater.org

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See the District’s Rental Farm Equipment in Action!

The public is invited to a field demonstration of tillage and planting equipment for small farms, Thursday, June 7, 4-6 pm at Ridgeway Farms, 5220 Strawberry Road.  The demonstration will include a chisel plow, spring tooth harrow, bed shaper, plastic mulch layer, flower and vegetable … Continue reading

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Help Wanted: Schoolyard Habitat Coordinator

The Kenai Soil & Water Conservation District is hiring for the part-time, grant-funded position of Schoolyard Habitat Coordinator. The successful candidate will have good organizational, interpersonal and computer skills, have a reliable vehicle, and be able to work independently. Duties … Continue reading

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KENAI PENINSULA AG FORUM APR. 21 — SAVE BY GETTING YOUR TICKET IN ADVANCE

KENAI PENINSULA AG FORUM APR. 21 — SAVE BY GETTING YOUR TICKET IN ADVANCE Saturday, Apr. 21, 9 am – 5 pm at the Kenai Peninsula State Fairgrounds in Ninilchik.  Topics include: farm marketing, borough ag policy, starting a cooperative, getting … Continue reading

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The Kenai Peninsula Cooperative Weed Management Area brings the Annual Spring Conference to Seward!

The Kenai Peninsula Cooperative Weed Management Area brings the Annual Spring Conference to Seward! Friday, May 4th, 2012 – 10am-4pm at the Rae Building (Last building on the right at the end of Seward Highway) Free Seminars to include: Railroad … Continue reading

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Our Fall 2011 Newsletter is now available to read or download (in PDF Format)

Please click on the link below or on the image at the right to read or download our Fall 2011 Newsletter. Newsletter Fall 2011  

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Welcome to our new website!

Pardon our appearance as we prepare the ground for a fertile online experience!

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