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Clean Water Indiana Cost-Share Funds Now Available

The Jefferson and Clark County SWCD's have been awarded a 2021 Clean Water Indiana Grant. This grant if for $41,595 for up to three year period or until all money is allocated. This project will strive to promote soil health on pasture/hay land, and improve water quality. For more information on eligible conservation practices, and payment rates, view the project brochure.

Interested parties need to complete an application and a ranking form for cost-share assistance. Property must be located in Jefferson or Clark County, Indiana.

For more information, contact the Clark County SWCD at 812-256-2330, ext. 3, or the Jefferson County SWCD at 812-265-7609.

Tree Seedlings
Each Fall, in an effort to promote conservation tree planting, the Clark County SWCD has available IDNR, Division of Forestry Tree Seedling Order Forms. Order Forms for the 2021-2022 season are available online at the state nursery website:

Plat Books
At present, we do not plan to publish another printed Clark County plat book. Our 2009 edition is sold out; the 1998 edition is available for $5.00 per book.

No-Till Drill Rental
The Clark County SWCD has available for lease a Great Plains Solid Stand 10 Drill.
Equipment rental rate is $8.00 per acre. A 50% advance deposit may be required with the balance due upon completion of planting. A minimum charge of $50.00 will be assessed for the use of the drill. An additional charge of $50.00 will be added for each day that the drill is held over plantable days (calculated on a 25 acres per day planting rate - 1 day minimum).
Anyone interested in using a drill is required to sign an Equipment Rental Agreement. A General Sales Tax Exemption Certificate should also be submitted for waiver of sales tax. These forms are available in our office or at the links provided below.

ST-105, General Sales Tax Exemption Certificate
This is a printable, fill-in form on the Indiana Dept. of Revenue's web site.






The Board of Supervisors gratefully appreciate the support of the following businesses and individuals, who recognize the need to promote soil and water conservation and related resources in Clark County. We encourage the residents of Clark County to patronize these worthy representatives of the business community.

Dan Cristiani Excavating, Inc.
1221 Old Highway 31E
Clarksville, IN 47129
Visit their web site...

Farm Credit Mid-America 
1963 W. Mount Dr.
Scottsburg, IN 47170-0377
812-752-2210 or 800-742-9930
Visit Farm Credit's web site...

Wright Brothers Implement, Hardware & General Store
17606 Highway 60
Borden, IN 47106
(812) 967-3029

Sanders Farm Service, LLC
4612 Highway 160
Charlestown, IN 47111

New Washington State Bank
402 East Main St.
New Washington, IN 47162

Jim O'Neal Ford
516 S. Indiana Ave.
Sellersburg, IN 47172

Indiana Land Company
1046 W. Knable Rd.
Georgetown, IN 47122

Clark County Soil and Water Conservation District, 9608 Highway 62, Charlestown, IN 47111
812-256-2330, ext. 3