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2016 George Holekamp Winner

The Kerr County Soil and Water Conservation District once again hosted the Youth Range Workshop campers for lunch and presented the George Holekamp Award for outstanding public speaking skills.  This contest gets better every year, as the campers develop their … Continue reading

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2015 George Holekamp Award Winner

Another successful year for the Youth Range Workshop!  On Thursday of this annual youth camp, the Kerr County Soil and Water Conservation District awards one camper with the George Holekamp Award for outstanding public speaking.  Our 2015 winner was Lane … Continue reading

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Youth Range Workshop & George Holekamp Award

The Kerr County SWCD once again provided lunch for the Youth Range Workshop on their field trip to the Kerr WMA.  Almost 40 campers enjoyed the air conditioning and a hamburger lunch on Thursday, June 27. The District also presented … Continue reading

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Recap Of Streamside Landowners Workshop

From UGRA, the hosts of The Streamside Landowners Workshop – Understanding Riparian Areas :  Our seminar held on Friday, June 7, 2013 at the Kerr WMA was a great success.  We had 47 participants and a total of 56 gathered … Continue reading

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Prescribed Burn Workshop

It’s Here!  Our spring event this year is a Prescribed Burn Workshop! All the details are below… Thanks to the Kerr County AgriLife Office for helping us put it on!

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Spring Fish Sale

It’s time again for our Spring Fish Sale!  Delivery will take place May 3rd at the Kerr County Extension Office, 3655 Hwy 27, Kerrville.  Please find the Order Form Here.  It can be faxed or dropped by the office any time … Continue reading

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ATTENTION STUDENTS!

The Kerr County Soil and Water Conservation District is proud to provide scholarships to conservation oriented camps such as the Youth Range Workshop and the Texas Brigades!  Please visit the links below to find camp information and applications! Youth Range … Continue reading

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Wildflower and Grass Seed Available Year Round

We sell grass and wildflower seed year round!  So if your pasture needs sprucing up for spring, contact the office for a custom mix of your choice or a pre-mixed variety of wildflowers, forbs, or grasses!  Many species need to … Continue reading

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Tree Sale Success!!

Our recent tree sale was a success!  We appreciate all of the folks that came out to the Kerr County Ag Barn to purchase trees and a special thanks to our supplier, Natives of Texas!  Look for information in the … Continue reading

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We’re Having A Tree Sale!

The Kerr County Soil & Water District will be having a tree sale November 10th! Species available will include: Burr Oak Lacey Oak Chinkapin Oak Monterrey Oak Roughleaf Dogwood Cedar Elm Kidneywood Escarpment Cherry Blanco Crabapple Anaqua Buttonbush Spicebush Mexican … Continue reading

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