**Notice: Due to COVID-19, we are having a conference call for our Wake SWCD Board of Supervisors meeting on Wednesday, April 8, at 1:30 p.m.
To join the meeting, call 1-415-655-0001.
Meeting number (access code): 479 513 957
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Upcoming Events

  • Updated
     Wake Soil and Water Conservation District Board MeetingsCalendar




Past Events


  • Wake County Big Sweep's 30th Anniversary – Friday, Nov. 15, 2019 – Join us for the showing of STRAWS and Q&A with local NC film director Linda Booker.
  • Pasture Renovation Field Day – Tuesday, June 4, at the Patrick Johnson Farm and Wake County Eastern Regional Center. Please see theflier for more details.




Keeping the Farm 2020 Resources



Our annual Keeping the Farm Workshop is a great opportunity for Wake County farm and forest landowners to learn about topics related to their concerns and interests for their property. See below for presentation slides from our 2020 Keeping the Farm Workshop. Video footage coming soon!
If you missed the Workshop this year, keep a close eye on our calendar to see the next event date! (It's usually held in January or February.)

Keeping the Farm 2018 Resources


See below for videos of some of the speakers from our morning session of the 2018 Keeping the Farm Workshop. Please also see the attached Question & Answer Handout of items not covered in the videos. 



All Videos
Welcome –
Sig Hutchinson
Tax Update –
Mishele Lord
Safety and Security - Farm and Rural Issues – Hannah Shively
Fellow Farm Owner Insight –
Tyrone Williams
Lessons From Farm Law Practice –
Andrew Branan
NC Farm School –
Gary Bullen
Update on New Markets in NC Ag. –
Robert Hosford
Starting New on Our Family Farm –
Daniel Dayton