Our Annual Tree and
Shrub Seedling Sale has been CANCELED for 2022.
The Jefferson County Soil and Water Conservation District Board of Directors will meet on Monday, February 14, 2022, at 5:30 pm at the District office: 25451 State Route 12, Watertown, NY.
A virtual link will be available for those unable to attend in person. Contact the office to request a link: (315) 782-2749.
The Soil and Water Conservation District is the largest provider of technical service to the agricultural community in Jefferson County, NY.
We are committed to providing technical assistance and education to the residents of Jefferson County to ensure the wise use of soil, water, and other natural resources.
Events and News
We began accepting orders for tree and shrub seedlings and transplants in October 2020. Since then we have sold over 13,000 trees! Although several species are out of stock, we will continue to accept orders through February 25. Orders will be available for pick up...
Multiple Funding Streams for Conservation Projects available through Jefferson County Soil and Water Conservation District Competitive funding is available through NYS Department of Agriculture and Markets. It offers various funding opportunities to ensure the growth...
The Farmer Veteran Coalition of New York is seeking motivated military veteran board members to participate in all aspects of the organization’s operations. These positions require planning, organizational and execution skills and a willingness to serve New York...
David Brass was recognized on December 9, 2019 for his dedication to soil and water conservation at both the state and local levels. David is currently serving as the Vice-Chair and has previously served as Treasurer. Jefferson County Legislators Michael Montigelli...