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Butler Soil & Water
Conserving our Natural Resources

Pollinator Fest
  • Where: Butler SWCD's Agriculture Conservation Education Demonstration Site, 1810 Princeton Road, Hamilton Ohio 45011
  • When:  Saturday September 28th, 10AM-2PM Rain or Shine

VENDORS NEEDED

Acceptable items include flowers, honey products, native plants, nature artwork, food trucks, natural candies, etc. Interested in becoming a vendor? Download vendor form

Southwest Ohio Regenerative Grazing Field Day
  • Where: Bartels Farm 4427 Cotton Run Road, Hamilton Ohio 45011

  • When:  Thursday August 15th, 10AM-2PM

Lamb Taco Lunch Prepared by Nick Forrest

Topics: Silvopasture, Christmas Tree Production, Pasture Walk, Grazing Talks, and Farm Tour

Registration requested. We can contact registrants if the workshop is canceled due to inclement weather and we need to have a total for lunch count. ​ Register online

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Cover Crop Field Day
  • Where: Governor James Cox Farm, 4445 Oxford Middletown Rd, Trenton Ohio 45067
  • When:  Tuesday August 27th, 10AM-2PM

Lunch Sponsored by Ducks Unlimited

Topics: Soil Health Research in Butler County, Specialty Grain Production, and Practical Cover Crop Management from a farmers perspective.

Registration requested. We need to have a total for lunch count. ​ Register online

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2024 Garden Series: Ohio Species at Risk
  • August 20, Firefly Gardening & Seed Collection and Storage Methods

  • November 12, Alien Invaders: a look at the impact of invasive species

Registration requested. We can contact registrants if the workshop is canceled due to inclement weather and/or if the meeting location changes. ​ Register online

Time: All sessions run from 6 - 8 pm.

Location: They are held at the Butler SWCD, 1802 Princeton Road, Hamilton, Ohio.

 

BEST Volunteer Events 

Be one of the BEST and join Butler SWCD at one of our volunteer events throughout the year. We hold river cleanups, invasive plant removals, hold BioBlitzes, package milkweed seeds, and more. We hold at least one event every month, and can provide letters certifying service hours. ​​​​

For a full list of this years other service projects, please visit our volunteer page. 

BEST Email List

To receive the monthly volunteer email,  please sign up and check the volunteer box. 

BEST of 2023: Volunteer recap

Butler SWCD YouTube Channel

Want to learn about Composting? Questions about pond management? Do you want to build a rain garden? Or are you interested in the wildlife that calls your backyard home? Butler SWCD's YouTube channel is a great resource for learning all about these topics, watching past workshops, and so much more!

Please check out our YouTube channel for many helpful and interesting videos.

2023 Butler SWCD Year In Review Slideshow

Upcoming
2024 Board Meetings 

2024 Butler SWCD Board of Supervisors meetings will be held on the second Tuesday of each month at 3:30 pm. Unless otherwise noted below. 

Meetings are held at Butler SWCD, 1802 Princeton Rd, Hamilton OH 45011.  

Board Meetings via Zoom

2024 Butler SWCD Board of Supervisors meetings will also be accessible via Zoom. If you would like to attend, please contact our office for the zoom meeting link and passcode. 

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Please see our official election legal notice, our candidates, and all voting information on our Elections Page. 
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