2019 MASCD Awards
We're thrilled to announce that Montgomery SCD won FOUR awards at the August 2020 Maryland Association of Soil Conservation Districts annual conference (held virtually this year) for 2019:
Conservation Education District
Outstanding Newsletter (tied with Howard SCD)
1st Place in the MidAtlantic Farm Credit Outstanding District Award
Outstanding Employee: James Harne
Close Encounters with Agriculture
Recently, the District was recognized by USDA-NRCS for our volunteer conservation outreach and education efforts associated with the Close Encounters with Agriculture Program (CEWA).
We are very proud of this program and the countless hours our staff and volunteers contribute in delivering the CEWA program to County elementary schools.
Learn more about the CEWA program at the UMD Extension's website.
Jan. 10, 2019: Sign Up Now for NRCS Conservation Programs
Mar. 13, 2018: Department Announces New Specialty Crop Block Grant Program
Jan. 31, 2018: 2017 Census of Agriculture Response Deadline Approaching
Feb. 8, 2017: Updated Spring 2017 Fertilizer Rules for Small Grains