**The Application for Inclusion in Dutchess County Agricultural Districts is now available. Please fill out the Ag District Application and return it to Dutchess County Soil and Water during the application period of April 15 – May 14. Applications that are received after May 14 will not be accepted. No exceptions. **





Serving Dutchess County For 70 Years

Established in 1945, the Dutchess County Soil and Water Conservation District has been working with individuals for 70 years.

Authorized by State Statute, the District is an organization set up to coordinate State and Federal conservation programs at the local level.

The District is directed by a seven member Board of Directors and hires technical and administrative staff to oversee day-to-day operations.




A Message From the Board of Directors