Soil and Water Conservation District

Responsibilities

The Yadkin Soil and Water Conservation District (Yadkin SWCD) works with the NC Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services; Division of Soil and Water Conservation (SWCD) and the US Department of Agriculture; Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) to provide citizens of Yadkin County with technical and financial assistance, which is used to implement good, sound conservation practices.

Water Quality Programs

NC Agriculture Cost Share Program (ACSP)

Helps farmers to implement best management practices on agricultural land in Yadkin County to improve water quality and the overall health of the farm.

Community Conservation Assistance Program (CCAP)

Helps local citizens, businesses, and schools in Yadkin County to address erosion problems on non-agricultural property.

Water Quantity Programs

NC Agricultural Water Resources Assistance Program (AgWRAP)

Helps farmers to implement best management practices on agricultural land in Yadkin County that address water supply difficulties. 

View more information about NC Soil and Water Conservation Districts.

No-Till Drill Rentals

The District offers Yadkin County citizens three no-till drills to rent - two 10-foot drills and one 7-foot drill (reservations required). The rental rate is $12 per acre, with a minimum of $100 for the 10-foot drills and $50 for the 7-foot drill. 
 
For reservations or questions, contact Rusty Hunter at 336-467-7226 or 336-849-7716. Call several weeks in advance of your desired rental date - there is typically a waiting list. We accept cash (exact change only) and check payments.


For more detailed information on the history of, and services offered by, 
the Yadkin Soil and Water Conservation District, 

please visit Yadkin SWCD.

Office Location

  • 2051 Agricultural Way, Suite 207
    Yadkinville, NC 27055
  • Highway 601 - behind the Yadkin Center for Surry Community College
  • Phone: 336-849-7584

Yadkin SWCD