Soil & Water Conservation District

The Haywood Soil & Water Conservation District is a non-regulatory agency that offers help on a voluntary basis to the agricultural producers and citizens of Haywood County.

Our technicians offer Conservation Technical Assistance and administer the North Carolina Agriculture Cost Share Programs. Haywood SWCD also has a year-round education program that includes field days, contests, teacher workshops and many other activities designed to complement and enrich student understanding about the environment.

Upcoming Board Meeting Information

March Board Meeting
Tuesday, March 5, 2024
8:15 am

Located at WNC Regional Livestock Center
474 Stock Dr
Canton, NC 28716

Virtual option available
Call 828-456-6341 ext. 3

Board meetings are typically held at 9 a.m. on the second Tuesday of every month but may be adjusted.

USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service

We currently have two Natural Resources Conservation Service employees that work out of our office, offering federal programs such as the Environmental Quality Incentive Program (EQIP) and Conservation Stewardship Program (CSP), as well as Conservation Technical Assistance. You can learn more about their program offerings via this link.