Richland County Soil Conservation District: 701-642-5997 ext. 3

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Upcoming Deadlines:

 

**We are no longer accepting 2017 Tree Orders.  You can place an order for spring of 2018 at any time**

RICHLAND

1687 Bypass Rd.

Wahpeton, ND

Tree Orders:

 

Print out your 2018 Hand Plant Tree Order Form. You can mail them to us or stop in and drop them off.

 

Tree Order Form

 

-OR-

Email to:

Arthur.stringhamii@nd.nacdnet.net

SOIL CONSERVATION DISTRICT

Upcoming Events:

 

 

 

Curved Up Ribbon:    Tree Planting Grants Available   
Vertical Scroll: ND Statewide Tree Planting Initiative

60% cost share for tree plantings.
Cost share includes trees, tree tubes, & fabric for weed control
Caps out at $25,000.00
Must be the current landowner to apply.
Minimum grant request: $1,800 
Minimum 6-8 rows on North and Westside plantings
Minimum 4-5 rows on South and Eastside plantings
		Deadlines:

First Batching Period: PASSED
Second Batching Period: TBA
Available for spring of 2018 tree plantings!

If you are interested in getting more information about either of these grants, or to see what other cost share might be available, please contact the staff at the Richland County Soil Conservation District.

NDSU Soil Health

 

Follow these links to watch video clips from the 2013 Saline and Sodic Tour held in Mooreton, ND

 

Saline & Sodic Soil

 

CIG Demo Site

 

SHARE Farm

If your property borders a river or stream you will find the information in “Living with a River” very helpful. To view the book click on the link below.

 

Living with a River

Helpful Fabric Fact Sheet

 

If you are looking for helpful facts on managing your tree fabric or if you are trying to decide if you want it or not, check out our fact sheets on tree fabric for your plantings:

 

Advantages & Disadvantages to Tree Fabric

 

Fabric Management

 

Planting Grass Between Fabric Rows

 

Tillage For Weed Control -  Non Fabric Users

TROUBLESHOOTING WITH OUR WEBSITE

 

If our links are not working on your computer we have a suggestion for you to try:

             - Click on Tools on your task bar and select Compatibility, View Settings. Add Richlandscd.com to your list of  compatible websites and close. Refresh your domain and it should work.

 

If the links still don't work please email Arthur at Arthur.stringhamii@nd.nacdnet.net, or call at 701-642-5997, ext. 3 and he’ll be more than happy to send you the forms you are looking for or answer any questions.

He also welcomes you to send your comments or suggestions regarding the website.

For information on soil health visit these links:

 

Unlock the Secrets in the Soil

 

Soil Health Fact Sheet

ND Forest Service

Windbreak Renovation Initiative

 

· 50% of the actual cost distributed on a reimbursement basis.

· Assessment of forest resources and Forest Restoration Plan required.

· Reimbursement limited to maximum of $10,000.00.

· Pre-application questionnaire required by April 30, 2017.

· Project completion date : TBD

· For more information visit the ND Forest Service website or come into our office.

What types of soil are underneath your feet?

 

Web Soil Survey