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FY 2023 Board Meetings

February 20, 2023-meeting rescheduled to March 29,2023

March 29,2023-Rescheduled to April 13

April 13, 2023

May 17, 2023

August 23, 2023

March Meeting Agenda



March 22, 2022


Call To Order

I.                    Minutes from December 2, 2021

II.                 Financial Report –

III.              Partner Reports-

A.                FDACS-Roy Curry

B.                 Howard Harrison-DC NRCS Okeechobee County

IV.              Old Business

V.                 New Business

A.                Senate bill 1078

B.                 AFCD board meeting


VI.              Miscellaneous –

A.                Signatures

B.                 Meeting Date


VII.           Adjourn

Local Working Group Meeting

There will be a local working group meeting held on October 20, 2021 at 11:00 am in the Dallas Townsend Agricultural Building (1085 Pratt Blvd, LaBelle, FL 33935) to discuss and gather ideas and comments from local producers and landowners on resource concerns to be used in the ranking procedures and Best Management Practices (BMP’s) to be used in cost sharing on future NRCS programs.


This meeting is being sponsored by the USDA/NRCS and the Hendry and Glades Soil and Water Conservation Districts.


If you are able to attend or have any questions, please contact Noreen Berden, Program Manager, at noreen.berden@hendryfla.net or (863) 674-5700  ext. 3237.


If you would like to attend via Zoom the link is



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Board Meetings

The Glades SWCD Board meets  quarterly at 1085 Pratt Blvd. LaBelle, FL 33935 in the Dallas Townsend Bldg.

May 20, 2021 @ 9:00 am

August meeting cancelled

September 23, 2021 @ 9:00 am

November meeting rescheduled for December 2, 2021 @ 9:00 am

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