October 25th

6:oo pm – 8:00 pm

Bryant E. Moore 

Community Center

133 State Steet, Ellsworth


6:00-6:15 Potluck: Buffet
Guest Speaker Eric Venturini
Farm Bill Pollinator Conservationist and NRCS Partner Biologist
The Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation and the NRCS
7:00-8:00 Facilitated Working Group Meeting
Hancock County Soil and Water Conservation District is hosting an Local Working Group meeting to provide input regarding Conservation District’s annual workplan and matters relating to the implementation and technical aspects of USDA NRCS conservation programs – under Title II of the Agricultural Act of 2014 (the 2014 Farm Bill). Agricultural producers, nonindustrial private forest land owners, and other professionals representing relevant agricultural and conservation interests and a variety of disciplines in the soil, water, plant, wetland, and wildlife sciences who are familiar with private land agricultural and natural resource issues in the local community are invited to attend.