MACD News

MAEAP Technician Lorry Klinger Receives Outstanding Service Award

Tuesday, August 23, 2011

MAEAP Technician Lorry Klinger Receives Outstanding Service Award

Missaukee County, MI-August 22, 2011- The Missaukee Conservation District is pleased to announce that locally based Michigan Agriculture Environmental Assurance Program (MAEAP) Technician Lorry Klinger received the Outstanding Service to Agriculture Award on August 2nd, 2011 from the Missaukee Farm Bureau. This award was given in recognition of the exceptional service that she has provided to farmers regarding land, livestock and water management.

Lorry says, “I’m really flattered that the agricultural community appreciates the programs and services that we (MAEAP and the Missaukee Conservation District) provide.” Lorry has been assisting farmers in Missaukee, Wexford, Osceola-Lake, Kalkaska, Crawford, and Roscommon counties for 2 years, and hopes that farmers will continue to work with the MAEAP program to promote stewardship and environmentally friendly farming practices. 


For further information contact:

Sherry Blaszak, Executive Director  Sherry.blaszak@macd.org

Or

Lorry Klinger, Technician  Lorry.klinger@macd.org   

Missaukee Conservation District
6180 W. Sanborn, Suite 3
Lake City, MI 49651

Crawford-Roscommon Conservation District Holds Conservation Expo

Friday, August 05, 2011

The Crawford-Roscommon Conservation District will hold the 6th annual Conservation Expo on Saturday August 20.  The event will be held at the Houghton Lake Historical Playhouse in Houghton Lake, MI from 10:00 am - 3:00 pm.  This family friendly event is open to the public at no charge. 

Stop by to learn what your local environmental and conservation groups, organizations and units of government can do for you!

For more information, contact the Crawford-Roscommon Conservation District at 989-275-3163 or, barb.stauffer@macd.org