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All in a day's work for soil, water district

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BECKER COUNTY - Controlling invasive plant species in one township, planting trees for a windbreak in another, and constructing a grassed waterway in another -- it's all part of a day's work at the Becker County Soil and Water Conservation District.


Last Tuesday, about 40 interested spectators including farmers, county officials and ag professionals got a chance to see some of those projects up close, as the SWCD hosted its 2008 Invasive Species & Conservation Tour.

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Vicki Gerdes
Staff writer at Detroit Lakes Newspapers for the past 14 years, currently editor of the entertainment and community pages as well as obituaries. Living in DL with my cat, Smokey.
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