Current Events

  •  Mercer County Farm Bureau and Mercer County Soil and Water Conservation District will be holding         its annual Ace Camp on May 9. Over 200 second graders from all over Mercer County will be                   gathering  at the Mercer County Fairgrounds to learn about agriculture and the environment. The day         offers students hands-on learning experience and lots of fun activities. We will post pictures after the         event!

  • Mercer County High School participates in the 2017 Land Use Council Envirothon! Detail

  • MCSWCD Receives $20,000 for NLRS Cost Share Assistance Details

  • Quail and Pheasants Use Mercer County CRP SAFE Habitat Detail

  • NRCS now offers Client Gateway, a convenient web portal that lets you work with NRCS online. Landowners and land managers, whether operating as individuals or authorized representatives of business entities, can track their payments, report completed practices, request conservation assistance, and electronically sign documents. Click the link to be directed to the website for more information!

Mission Statement


It is the mission of the Mercer County Soil & Water Conservation District to promote conservation stewardship and to protect and preserve our natural resources by means of education, agricultural legislation and technical assistance for today, tomorrow and the future.