The Grant SWCD is a local unit of government that manages and directs natural resource programs within Grant County. The SWCD works with landowners in rural, urban and lakeshore areas to implement a programs for the conservation, use, and development of soil, water, and related resources.
Board Meeting Notice:
Due to Covid-19 the Grant Soil and Water Office has had to move meetings to a digital platform. If you would like the meeting agenda or zoom link please contact Jared House at Jared.House@co.grant.mn.us or call 218-685-5395.
Grant County Buffers
Buffer Strips are a valuable conservation tool that help prevent soil loss, reduce nutrient/pesticide runoff, provide food for wildlife, and reduce maintenance costs for drainage systems.
To learn more about the conservation benefits of buffers or to find out about buffer requirements within Grant County click the link below.
DUE TO COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS, ORDERING IS POSTPONED UNTIL THE FALL OF 2020. Discounts for Rain Barrels in Hoffman, Elbow Lake, and Ashby will still be available when we start selling the barrels this fall. If...Read More
Grant SWCD is committed to assisting those interested in improving soil health within our community. We have partnered with a local producer to demonstrate the power of No-Till and Cover Crops within the county.