logo Highlands Soil & Water Conservation District
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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Next Board Meeting: - Tuesday, December 15, 2015 at 2:30p.m.
2015 Meeting Schedule

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.

USDA-NRCS announces deadline for farm bill applications
- December 18, 2015 -
Click here to read more.

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Topic: Local Heros: Your Hardworking Pollinators

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

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Deen named to Soil and Water Board
An Equal Opportunity Provider and Employer
Florida Commission on Ethics: www.ethics.state.fl.us
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