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Meetings Butler SWCD Board

Please note: The Dec 16 meeting will start at the earlier time of 10 am in order to have a board quorum

Meeting Meetings are open to the public and are held at 1 pm on the 3rd Tuesday of every month at the Butler SWCD office.

Discounted Soil Testing

Thanks to a grant from ODNR, we can offer a discount on soil testing for the first 100 Butler County residents. Your cost will only be $7. We are partnering with OSU Extension, and they still have the test packs, so please contact them at 513-887-3722. Find out more... (pdf)

Sale Items

  • Rain Barrels - We have switched to EarthMinded 65 gallon terracotta colored barrels. $65Description: Rain Barrel
  • Compost Bins (Earth Machine)$45
  • DIY Rain Barrel Kits (Contains everything except for a plastic barrel or strong garbage can) $25
  • Cover Crop Seed Mix $8
  • Cedar Bluebird boxes $20



Growing Up Wild for Early Childhood Educators

Feb 21, 9 am - 12 noon in Hamilton. More details will be posted as they become avaible.

Septic Maintenance and Care Workshop

Monday, December 8, 6:30 pm at Harrison Public Library. See flyer for details (pdf)

Stream Restoration and Permitting Workshop

December 9
10 am - 12 noon Permitting Process (Indiana regs)
1-3 pm Erosion Hazards, assessment, and Stability See flyer for details (pdf). Please RSVP by contacting Heather Wirth at the Whitewater Watershed Project (812) 926-2406 ext. 107


Volunteer Opportunities

The district works with volunteers in many capacities, whether its helping us with items in the office, or doing river cleanups and water quality testing outdoors. Please visit our volunteer page for ideas, or email us.