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4505 George Blvd
Sebring FL 33875
Tel: 863-402-7020
Fax: 863-385-7028
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Office Hours: Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Mission Statement:
To provide leadership to help people conserve, improve and
sustain the natural resources and environment of Highlands County, Florida

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SPECIAL BOARD MEETING: - Thursday, May 25, 2017 at 8:00 a.m.
in Conference Room I at Bert Harris Center

Next Board Meeting: - Monday, June 26, 2017 at 3:00 p.m.
in Conference Room I at Bert Harris Center

2017 Meeting Schedule

Meetings start at 3:00 p.m.

Enjoy being outside, growing your own fresh veggies or flowers.... Reserve your personal gardening plot in the Growing in the Heartland Community Garden.

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An Article about the Value of the Mobile Irrigation Lab Evaluations

Healthy Soils are Full of Life

Youth Speech Contest
Tuesday, March 21, 2017 - 5:30 PM

Get Entry Form Here

Learn how an evaluation of your farm's irrigation system can help your bottom line.
Watch a video about the Mobile Irrigation Lab evaluation service offered to Agricultural producers free of charge.

Program Provides Farmers Energy Saving Incentives
Sales Tax Break for Agriculture
During the 2015 Florida Legislature Session approval for expanded sales tax exemption for a wide span of agriculture purchases/repairs was adopted.
Click here to read about it and ask your accountant to determine what qualifies on your farm.

check markCost-Share Program for On Farm Weather Stations Established by FDACS
Contact the District office for details on how to apply for your farm Funds available on a first-come, first-served basis

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HSWCD now offering a free Irrigation System Evaluation to
Agricultural Producers in the area

Click here for details
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