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Beginning Farmer Summit

Registration is FREE, although it is limited to 100 participants. The agenda will include: What to consider before starting a farm Resources available to beginning farmers Business planning Grant writing Managing risk Organization involvement and legislative issues...

Putnam County SCD 69th Annual Awards Banquet

The 69th Annual Awards Banquet was held on November 13th, 2018 at Hyder-Burks Pavilion to honor Putnam County farmers, their families, farm supporters, and local students.  The winners pictures and awards they were recognized for are included in this article.   We...

To Tree or Not to Tree?

That is the question? The Putnam SCD has conducted a Spring tree sale for several years. Usually in March of each year. However, the research has shown that is not the opportune time to plant trees. According to the leading research the best time to plant trees is in...

Healthy Soils Are Full of Life

Healthy Soils Are Full of Life was the theme for the newly launched poster contest. Students from 3rd grade classes in Putnam County were asked to participate in a poster contest, on a voluntary basis. Some of the schools chose to skip this year, hopefully they will...

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