South Douglas and Foster Creek Conservation Districts

Douglas County Crop Improvement

Annual Meeting

February 8, 2019

Community Hall – NCW Fairgrounds


  8:00    Coffee and Maple Bars provided by Blue Rooster Bakery, Waterville


  8:30    Welcome -Jeff Rock, South Douglas Conservation District


 8:35      Farm Programs Update - Michel Ruud, FSA and Sarah Troutman Zahn , NRCS


 8:45      Noxious Weeds and Livestock  - Dale Whaley, WSU Extension   * Pesticide Credit


 9:45      Fire Management on Rangelands - Molly Linville, Palisades Rancher


10:15    Break  


10:30     What are Cultural Resources? – Kim Lancaster, Cascadia Conservation District


11:00    Drones and Agriculture - Jeff Berry, Focus Geo, Wenatchee


11:30    Lunch provided by Jack’s  Resort


12:15     Douglas County Crop Improvement Report and Elections


12:30    What Does Your Soil Test Mean? Kyle Bair, Soils Test Lab, Moses Lake


1:00     Foster Creek Conservation District Update – VSP program


 1:15     South Douglas Conservation District Update


1:25       Five minute stretch break


1:30      Equipment Calibration  - Jim Baergen, RDO Equipment, Coulee City * Pesticide Credit  


2:30      Adjourn