Meetings Butler SWCD Board
Meeting Meetings are open to the public and are held at 1 pm on the 3rd Tuesday of every month at Butler SWCD.
Order deadline is March 31
Order Pickup is April 16-17 at the Butler County Fairgrounds.
Thanks to our partnership with Warren SWCd, you can pay by cash, check, or credit card. All orders are placed through the Warren office.
Well Water Testing
Have a free nitrate test of your well water and ifnd out how to receive a free bacteria test at one of these two events
Oxford EarthFest, April 18, 10 am - 1:30 pm, Uptown Park
Earth Day in Hamilton, April 22, 11 am - 1 pm, outside the Government Services Center, corner of High St and MLK.
Join us down on the farm and meet the animals on Saturday, May 2 from 10 am - 3 pm at Double J Farm, 30 70 Wehr RD, Hamilton.
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)
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.
Backyard Conservation Workshop
Topics: Pond construction, liability, aquatic weeds, fish stocking
April 8, 6-9 PM, at the Sharon Centre at Sharon Woods Park.
June 10, 6:30 pm, Izaak Walton League, 450 Beissinger Rd, Hamilton
Lawn and Garden Management:
Harrison Public Library, April 29, 6pm Topics: Tree Planting & Care, Soil Testing, Fertilization, and Chemical Usage. Contact Whitewater Watershed Project to for more info
Rain Barrel Workshop
Saturday, May 30 Make your own rain barrel to take home during this hands-on workshop