Boone County Conservation District invites agricultural producers to bid on the rental of 155.31 acres of cropland located in Boone County 1 mile south of Garden Prairie, within the boundaries of the Sewell Conservation area. Bid deadline is at 9:00 am, Friday March 31, 2017. Please call 815-547-7935 for bid specifications. Office hours are 8:00am-12:00 noon and 1:00pm-4:30 pm Monday through Friday.
Earth Day cleanup at Boone County Conservation District Long Prairie Trail Poplar Grove, IL, April 22, 2017 Date: Saturday, April 22 from 8:00 am – 2:00 pm. Location: Poplar Grove Village Hall, 200 Hill St. Poplar Grove, IL Registration: Please register here or by calling 815-547-7935, or emailing pstock@ bccdil.org The Boone County Conservation District is hosting it’s 2017 Long Prairie Trail Clean-up. The cleanup is sponsored by Comcast through … see details
Attention Bow Hunters!
Qualifying for the BCCD Archery Hunt will be held on:
Saturday, May 6th — 8 am to 12 noon
Tuesday, May 9th — 8 am to 4:30 pm
Thursday, May 11th — 12 noon to 7 pm
No make up or additional dates will be scheduled.
Kishwaukee Valley Conservation Area, 9416 US Rt. 20, Garden Prairie, IL
Hunting has concluded for the season at Distillery, Ipsen Road, Newburg Village, Lib and Beaver Bluffs
Kinnikinnick, Piscasaw Fen, Sewell and Kishwaukee Valley:
Beginning November 15th, these areas will be seasonally closed to the general public and will re-open in the spring. Hunting has concluded for the season.
Seed Savers and Baker Creek heirloom seeds are available for purchase at the Boone County Conservation District. Save the cost of shipping and buy your seeds at the Roger D Gustafson Nature Center.
Proceeds from the seed sales benefit the Heirloom Garden Program.