Culberson County conservation partners to host local group meeting July 31

By the USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service —

The USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) in Culberson
County, Texas and the High Point Soil and Water Conservation District
cordially invite the public to attend their 2014 Local Working Group
(LWG) meeting, Wednesday, July 31, 2013, from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.

The purpose of this annual LWG meeting is to set local conservation
priorities and bring conservation stakeholders together to discuss
conservation topics and issues relevant to helping Culberson County
farmers and ranchers better conserve on-farm natural resources.

The agenda will update attendees on recent conservation efforts and
to collect public input to help guide future conservation activities.
Through regular identification of conservation opportunities, effective
Farm Bill investment can continue to benefit Culberson County. Farmers,
ranchers, conservationists, and others interested in obtaining federal
technical and financial assistance to improve private land in Culberson
County are invited to participate.

For more information, please contact Gary Fuentes, District
Conservationist at (432) 283-2277. For more information, visit the NRCS
Web site at http://www.tx.nrcs.usda.gov/.

When: Wednesday, July 31, 2013

Time:10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Location: Van Horn Convention Center, 1801 W Broadway