West Virginia Conservation Agency  •  1900 Kanawha Blvd. E. •  Charleston, WV 25305  •  304-558-2204
 


Western District

   Jackson, Mason, and Putnam

Serving Jackson, Mason, and Putnam counties


District Manager:
Sherry Pearson
224-C First Street
Point Pleasant, WV 25550
Phone: (304) 675-3054
Fax: (304) 675-3054
Email: WCD@wvca.us
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CCD Board of Supervisors

District Supervisors

Chairperson
- Charles Lipscomb

Vice-Chair
- Oscar Harris

Secretary
- James Withrow

Treasurer
- Donald Stephens

Supervisor
- Jeremy Grant

Supervisor
- Dorrel "Peachie" Arthur


Recent Activity

AgEP Program Contract Approvals for 2018 - 8/13/18
posted by: Sherry Pearson

The Western Conservation District has approved the following cooperators for financial assistance
through the Agricultural Enhancement Program for 2018.

 

Approved for the AgEP Practice of Lime:
Hill, Kathy
Fellure, Dallas Hoy
Russell, Chad
McCarty, John
Runion, Joan
Jones, Vernon
Williams, Eddie
Hopkins, Clinton
Wilson, James Jr.
Sayre, Debra
H&H Farms
Parsons, James
Elkins, Gary
Witt, Tim
Bumgarner, Neil
Casto, Scott
Elswick, James
Miihlbach, Rex
Holmes, Keith
Morgan, Eddie
Roush, Warner
Deweese, Forrest
Pursley, Robert E
Parsons, Charles
Thaxton, Penny L
Kidwell, Tim
Foster, Robert
Roush, Danny
McDaniel, David
Hatcher, Roger
Dean, Nicole
Bourgeois, Sandra
Epling, Randy
Stone, Roger
Hoffman, George B
Deweese,Chris
Hoffman, Eleanor
Casto, Joe
Parsons, William Scott
Stone, Roger
Maynard, William
Knopp, Toni
Grant, Jeremy, WCD Supervisor
Moore Jonathan
Williamson, Torres W
Stone, M. Dale
Martin, Mark


Approved for the AgEP Practice of Frost Seeding:
Sammons, Paul
Morgan, Eddie


Approved for the AgEP Practice of Pollinator Habitat
Deborah Hilbert


Approved for the AgEP Practice of a Water System:
McDaniel, David
Elswick, James
Pinson, Jonathan
Harless, Robert
Roush, Warner
Hoffman, Joe
Loomis, Shane
Cornell, Scott
McClung, David
Casto, Joe
Deweese, David
Douglas, Buckner
Hatcher, Roger
Carr, Justin
Martin, Mark
West, Bill
Belcher, Danny


Approved for the AgEP Practice of Exclusion Fence:
Boggess, Patrick
Keebough, Kenneth
Curry, Michael
Dean, Nicole
Flannigan, Stephen
Hopper, Gordon
West, William
Stone, Roger
Hoffman, George B


Approved for the AgEP Practice of Division Fence:
Cornell, Scott
Pinson, Jonathan
Harless, Robert
Ward, Brittany
Carr, Justin
Deweese, David
Hill, Jared
McCarty, John
Facemyer, Michael
Kessell, Leonard

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HUNTER FARM STATE FINALIST - 7/26/18
posted by: Sherry Pearson

Congratulations to Luke & Mitsy Hunter - State Finalists for Conservation Farm

The Hunter’s own and operate 350 acres and rent an additional 200 acres along Sycamore Creek in Jackson County.  Their farm is very diverse with cow/calf, broilers, layers, pigs and turkeys.  A high tunnel to grow and sell produce all year. 

Other Best Management Practices Include:

2 Feedpads 

Micro-Irrigation

Nutrient Management

2 Ponds Grassed Waterways

Roofed Runoff Management

1 Water Well

Division Ditches

Hay & Pasture Land Mangt

6 Troughs

Underground tile drainage

Intensive Grazing

5000’ Pipeline

Woodland Access Roads

Brush Control

1 High Tunnel Critical Area Stabilization      

Hay Rolled Out In Winter

 Cover Crops

Wildlife Management

Crimson Clover Cover Crop

 

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2018 CONSERVATION FARMS NAMED - 7/24/18
posted by: Sherry Pearson

DISTRICT AWARD

JACKSON COUNTY CONSERVATION FARM

LUKE & MITSY HUNTER

RIPLEY, WV

 

 

PUTNAM COUNTY CONSERVATION FARM

GARY KALE

GRASSY RUN FARMS, LLC

WINFIELD, WV

 

 

MASON COUNTY

EDDIE & PATTY KNAPP

LEON, WV

 

 



LIME SPREADER FOR LEASE - 7/24/18
posted by: Sherry Pearson

The WCD has a two-ton Stoltzfus Lime Spreader for rent to District Cooperators in the counties of Mason, Jackson and Putnam. 

A $100 deposit is required

Rates are:  $100 first day, $50 each additional day (pick up by 11 a.m. today, use next full day return by 9 a.m. the following day)  Weekend Rate:  $150 (11 a.m. Friday to 9 a.m. Monday)

For more information or to schedule the spreader contact the WCD office at 304-675-3054.  To reserve the spreader contact the Ripley NRCS Field Office at 304-372-6231 x 3.  The spreader is housed at the Jackson County USDA Service Center.



Board Meeting Minutes June 2018 - 7/24/18
posted by: Sherry Pearson

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