Soil Sampling - Call Now

Call now to schedule your field for fall soil sampling.  Allow us to pull the samples and submit them for lab anaylysis.  For more information or to book your appointment call Dan Feldmann at 618-664-0555 ext. 107 or 618-292-6043.

Recycling

The Bond County Recycling Center is Open and located on Hwy 40 just east of Carlisle Syntec on the south side of Hwy 40 behind the SWCD Equipment Shed.

For information on what items can be recycled click here.

Scholarships

Dr. Harold Gehrig Memorial Scholarship

The deadline for submission is December 31.  Applicants must be Greenville or Mulberry Grove High School graduates that are currently enrolled in a college or university majoring in agriculture, veterinary medicine or natural resources. 

Click here to download the scholarship application.

The 2015 Gehrig Scholarship winner is:

Lorraine Albert 

Lorri is a 2013 graduate of Mulberry Grove High School.  She is the daughter of Carl and Jan Albert of Mulberry Grove.  Lorri is a sophomore at Kaskaskia College studying Agriculture Business Economics.  She plans to continue her education at SIU-Carbondale in the fall of 2015. 

Remembering Lester Harnetiaux

he Bond County Soil and Water Conservation District is sad to announce the passing of one of it's directors, Lester Harnetiaux. His passing was unexpected on Wednesday, February 18, 2015.  For his obituary and service details click HERE or visit www.donnellwiegand.com.

Lester served as treasurer on the Bond County Soil and Water Conservation District Board of Directors since 2007. Lester represented the Bond County SWCD at the Association of Illinois Soil and Water Conservation District Annual Meeting & Conference each year as the voting delegate.  Lester was also the Land Use Council 9 alternate representative to the Association of Illinois SWCD Board of Directors since 2014. 


 

Ag in the Classroom Sponsors

datch for the Ag in the Classroom Book Barn this summer!  Bond County Ag in the Classroom celebrated its 10th Anniversary in 2014.  Click here to learn more about the history of Ag in the Classroom.   Your support allows us to provide lessons, educational kits and services to schools and community events.  Thanks to our Gold Level Sponsors: