Crawford Soil & Water Conservation District
3111 State Route 98, Bucyrus, OH 44820 (419)-562-8280


    Our mission is to encourage and assist the people of Crawford County in making decisions for the wise use of our natural resources to provide a quality environment for all.

Conservation Districts are locally organized self-governing bodies chartered by the State. Through voluntary action and cooperation of landowners (and other stake holders), the District works to conserve land, water, forest, wildlife and other related resources for the benefit of all.

 Combined Crawford SWCD and Crawford County Farm Bureau Annual Mettings Feature Hans Kok


Tuesday, September 15, 2015

Youth Building at the Crawford County Fairgrounds

5:30 - 6:45 P.M. Supervisor Election

6:30 - 7:30 P.M. Dinner - Charbroilded porkchop dinner, Port-a-Cook

7:30 P.M. Crawford County Farm Bureau business, SWCD Outstand Cooperator Award, and Featured Speaker Hans Kok


Tickets are available for $10.00 a piece, and can be purchase from a staff memeber, ticket seller or at the office at 3111 State Route 98, Bucyrus

Crawford SWCD Board of Supervisors Election will be held September 15, 2015

from 5:30 – 6:45 pm at the Crawford County Fairgrounds Youth Building,  810 Whetstone Street, Bucyrus, Ohio.

Absentee Voting: August 25, 2015 through 4:30 pm on September 15, 2015 at the Crawford SWCD office, 3111 State Route 98, Bucyrus OH 44820 or by mail.

SWCD Election Process and Procedures        SEL-2-Resident Absentee Request

Soil Health and Cover Crop Field Day

Wednesday, September 16, 2015

Dave and Nathan Brause Farms - 4565 Zeigler Rd, Bucyrus

9:00 A.M. - Noon

Hans Kok, nationally known Ag Conservation Consultant from Indiana, will lead a discussion on healthy soils.

Kevin King, research scientist with USDA Ag Research Service, will discuss the most recent data fron the "Edge of Field" studies, being conducted on Crawford County farms and elsewhere in the Lake Erie Watershed.

Other topics will include new fertilizer laws and cover crop selection and seeding methods.

Registration is required. Contact the Crawford SWCD by September 11th at 419-562-8280 ext 3