On Thursday, August 22, 2019, Mamie Caison, the Director of the Brunswick Soil and Water Conservation District spoke at the Shallotte Rotary Club meeting. Ms. Caison stated that the District
has many public clients, but in particular, works with farmers and in education. She related that they work with farmers to promote crop diversity and to improve water quality of farms. Additionally, she announced that the District’s Brunswick County Agricultural Development Plan was just recently adopted. Ms. Caison shared that the District participates in several educational initiatives, including Plants for Pollinators and Life on the Farm. Farm Bureau Insurance partners with the District on the Life on the Farm program which allows 3 rd graders in Brunswick County public schools visit a farm and learn about how the farm operates. For more information about the District, visit https://www.brunswickcountync.gov/soil-and-water-conservation/
The Shallotte Rotary Club meets at Planet Fun on Thursday’s from 12:30 – 1:30 pm. Visitors are always welcome. Please visit our website www.shallotterotaryclub.com for more information.
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Pictured (L to R): Mamie Caison, Percy Woodard