North Dakota farmer Gabe Brown will be the keynote speaker at the Van Buren Conservation District’s annual Farming for the Future Conference in Lawrence, MI.

Keynote Address: Gabe Brown (Farming for the Future 2020)

Regenerative Agriculture and Cover Crops were Highlights of Annual Farming Conference LAWRENCE, MI – Over 230 local agricultural producers came together at the Van Buren Conservation District’s annual “Farming for the Future” conference on March 10 to learn about regenerative agriculture, plant sap analysis, compost, soil health, diversifying grain crops, pasture management, and more. Nationally […]

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Van Buren Conservation District is Seeking Residents Input – Take Our Survey!

Take the Survey here! The Van Buren Conservation District provides education, technical assistance, partnerships, and contacts for local resources to help our residents conserve their lands and our environment for a cleaner, healthier, and economically stronger Van Buren County. Every few years, the Van Buren Conservation District (VBCD) looks for feedback about natural resources and […]

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2020 Tree Seedling Sale

Order Online OR Print & Mail an Tree Seedling Order Form 2020 Pre-Orders are due by Monday, May 11. There will be no on-site day of sale this year due to COVID-19. Pre-orders will need to be submitted to secure your tree seedling selection. VBCD staff will be contacting customers who pre-ordered to set up […]

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Seasonal Invasive Species Technician Wanted

Invasive Species Survey Technician TO APPLY Please email a 1-2 page resume (including references), and cover letter stating your suitability for the position based on required knowledge and skills to the CISMA Coordinator Eleanor Serocki at No calls please. Applications must be received no later than 8 AM EST, Monday, 25 November 2019 POSITION […]

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