Photo of the week.
Mrs. Wood's 4th Grade Class from St. Mary's in Ponca City Visited the Kay County Conservation District's Outdoor Classroom on October 27. Students kept busy solving scavenger hunt clues, learning about geology and harvesting sweet potatoes, cotton bolls, carrots, and bird house groutds
KCCD and NRCS Personnel:(left to right) Chris Janda, KCCD Engineering Aide; Rylan West, NRCS District Conservationist. Debra Stafford, District Secretary, Jana Leatherman, Farm Specialist, Kaitlin Dressler, Student Trainee.
In April of 2005, the Farm Service Center building was built by the conservation district to house the USDA agencies; the Farm Service Agency and Natural Resources Conservation Service along with the Kay County Conservation District at 5501 N Pleasant View Avenue in Newkirk, Oklahoma. Office Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00am to 4:30pm.
Kay County Conservation District
5501 N Pleasant View Ave
Newkirk, OK 74647
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KCCD Board of Directors:
Standing (L to R): Warren Frantz, board member; Rick Jeans, Vice Chairman; Curtis Vap, Treasurer.
Seated (L to R);
Joe Caughlin, board member; Garold DeWitt, Chairman.
Associate directors not pictured: LaVerne Byler, and Dianne Jeans.