Monongahela Conservation District serves the residents of Marion, Monongalia, and Preston counties by providing unique programming to urban producers, as well as traditional farming operations.



Agricultural Enhancement Program Applications

Please print, fill out, and mail completed application(s) back to:
MCD
201 Scott Avenue
Morgantown, WV 26508
There will also be a dropbox outsde to the door of the building to drop off applications.


AgEP Producer Information
Conservation Agreement Bale Grazing Fence Application
Hay Reseeding Heavy Use Area Invasive Species Management
Lime Application Nutrient Management Pasture Reseeding
Pollinator Planting Summer Annuals Urban Agriculture
Honeybee Nucleus Colony Watering System Winter Grazing


Rental Equipment Available
The equipment listed below is for rent by the Monongahela Conservation district.
Please call 304-296-0180 to inquire about the rental schedule.

2 ton, 4 ton, and 5 ton Lime Spreaders
-Daily Rental, $50.00
-Weekend Rental, $75.00
Post-Driver/Auger Combination
-Daily Rental, $100.00
-Weekend Rental, $150.00
 
No-Till Seeder
-$75.00 rental fee and $10.00 per acre
Spring Boxes
-18x30, $40.00
 
Float Valves
-1-1/4 Valve and 6"x12" Aluminum Float w/12" of zinc chain, $70.00
Spring Box Lids
-18" Diameter Concrete, $20.00
 
Geotextile Fabric (Typar)
-12.5 feet wide, $1.19 per linear foot
Copper Pipes
-copper perforated pipe for spring box, $30.00


District Information

Conservation Agreement - 2/25/21
posted by: Candice Stone

To participate in our programs you must be a cooperator. Please fill out the form and return to district office.

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Field Session - 8/16/21
posted by: Denita Altman

Weed Wiper Demonstration that is open to the public to attend.  Please contact the MCD district at 304-296-0081 for more information

 

August 26:

Location:  Phil Gregg’s Farm

Personnel:

Sigrid Teets: Field treatment site selection; coordinate activities to be filmed

Bruce Loyd: Camera setup and filming

Tom Basden: Weed Wiper setup and herbicide application

Rakesh Chandran (if available) or Bruce Loyd:  Herbicide selection and mixing

Rodney Kiser (or other staff):  Tractor available to pull weed wiper

Filming:

Weed wiper setup

Choosing the appropriate herbicide

Treatment of a section of weed infested forage

Location: Reedsville Farm

Personnel:

Sigrid Teets: Coordinate activities to be filmed

Bruce Loyd: Camera setup and filming

Tom Basden: GPS unit setup with tank sprayer

Rodney Kiser (or other staff: Tractor and Sprayer set up, with water in sprayer and selection of actual site for the demonstration

Rakesh Chandran (if available): Importance of proper herbicide coverage

Filming

GPS attachment to tractor

Equipment measurements for GPS calibration

Herbicide safety

Tractor and sprayer movements

GPS readout and report

 

September 9

Location:  Reedsville Farm

Personnel:

Bruce Loyd:  Coordination and instruction of attendees

Sigrid Teets:  Coordination and instruction of attendees

Tom Basden:  GPS Setup and demonstration

Rodney Kiser (or other staff):  Tractor and Sprayer set up, with water in sprayer

 

Location:  Phil Gregg’s Farm

Personnel:

Bruce Loyd:  Herbicide mixing, tank filling, and instruction of attendees

Sigrid Teets:  Coordination and instruction of attendees

Tom Basden:  Weed wiper setup and herbicide application

Rodney Kiser: Tractor available to pull weed wiper



August 2021 Board Meeting - 9/16/21
posted by: Denita Altman
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August 2021 Board Meeting - 9/10/21
posted by: Denita Altman
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August 2021 Board Meeting - 9/10/21
posted by: Denita Altman
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Agenda for September Board Meeting 9/02/2021 - 8/31/21
posted by: Denita Altman
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