As part of our continuing ‘River Talk’ series, the Musconetcong Watershed Association is pleased to announce our third ‘River Talk’ of 2016: ‘Funding Opportunities for Farmers-Financial and Technical Assistance for owners for Cropland, Livestock & Horses presented by Christian Bench from North Jersey Resource Conservation and Development. Mr. Bench will discuss unique funding opportunities that are available to farmers and landowners in the Musconetcong Watershed that promote the use of Best Management Practices (BMPs). We will take a look back at successful projects implemented by NJRC&D, NRCS and their partner agencies. We will conclude the evening with a discussion on area-wide success with the use of Cover Crops and cost share opportunities available.
This ‘River Talk’ will be held on Tuesday, March 23, 2016 from 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm at the Musconetcong Watershed Association’s River Resource Center (10 Maple Ave., Asbury, NJ 08802) This program is free. Seating is limited so please register by calling 908-537-7060 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Light refreshments will be served.