Photo by Wanda Blackburn

BUSY AS A BEE!

Contact Upper Llanos SWCD for:

 ·       Native and other grass seeds, wildlife planting mixes, forbs and wildflowers.  We sell seed at    

            competitive prices and our NRCS partners can provide technical expertise and information for all

            types of seeding.

 ·          Information regarding scholarships and tuitions available for youth range and wildlife workshops

            and teacher conservation workshops.

 ·          Conservation planning for your individual property and information on federal programs

            administered by the USDA-Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS).

 ·          Direct contact with the Upper Llanos Prescribed Burn Association.

 ·          Information and links for our other conservation partners and sponsors.



By joining together, we can make a greater impact on important conservation issues and training of

future generations.   We support and partner with:


                             Texas State Soil and Water Conservation Board (TSSWCB)

                              The Association of Texas SWCDs (ATSWCD)

                              Texas Conservation Association for Water and Soil (TCAWS)

                    

                               The National Association of Conservation Districts 



 

                        Other  partners, sponsors  and  activities >>> 

 

Sideoats Grama, the State Grass of Texas, is found in abundance across pastures where conservation practices have been applied.  Even with proper management the land sometimes needs a “helping hand”, including reseeding of native plant species.  

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 ULSWCD has a long history of awarding scholarships for teachers and youth to attend workshops which offer training in all phases of rangeland ecology, natural resource management and leadership skills.

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After reasonable rains, landowners are trying to determine whether to restock and they are looking to NRCS for guidance on stocking rates.  "After the 2011 drought, landowners who sold out and rested the land are seeing an improvement in range health," said Alfredo Muñoz, who performs forage inventories to 

  determine re-stocking rates.   

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ULPBA's purpose is to provide support through education and encourage prescribed burning as a component of overall range management.  For membership forms, guidelines and other information:

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UPPER LLANOS PRESCRIBED BURN ASSOCIATION

USDA-NRCS

Natural Resources Conservation Service

YOUTH EDUCATION INITIATIVE

"Enhancing Opportunities for Youth and Educators"

SEMI-ANNUAL TREE AND PLANT SALES 

INCLUDING SHRUBS/PERENNIAL FLOWERS/GRASSES

Mostly Native Varieties -- Other Ornamentals Adapted for the Area -- Texas Superstar Plants
Drought Tolerant -- Many Deer Resistant Selections 
WATCH FOR SPRING AND FALL SALE DATES.  POPULAR SELECTIONS SELL OUT QUICKLY.        
.SPRING SIDEWALK SALE:  A one-day-only sale of perennial ornamental          flowers and shrubs.
FALL:  Pre-order from an extensive selection of trees and plants.  Plus a one-day-only Sidewalk Sale of trees and other plants. 

Since 1947, the District has been providing assistance to local landowners to develop and implement

conservation plans of operation in order to better manage and conserve their land and its natural resources.

upper llanos soil and water conservation district #225
 522 main street, Junction, texas
325-446-2722 ext 103

WE SELL SEEDS!

We sell native and other grass seeds, forbs and wildflowers

​TIME FOR OUR SPRING PLANT SALE!

                            FRIDAY APRIL 28, 2017  . . . ​click for more info

NEW!!

RANGE PLANT ID BOOK

Range Plants of North Central Texas .


96% of plants in the book grow in our area

345 glossy pages, 9 1/2" x 11" size

Full color photos, large easy-to-read print

$25 OR MORE DONATION