Berrien Conservation District

Managing your Natural Resources

269-471-9111 x3   3334 Edgewood Road, Berrien Springs, MI 49103

Berrien Conservation District Annual Meeting & Election
Thursday, February 20, 2020

List of Silent Auction Items and Donors:   Keep checking back, the list is growing!

Anonymous  - framed print 18x14 Trees in Winter

Four Winds Casino - $250 Gift Certificate

BC Hemp Co. - 30 Count CBD Oil Capsules, & Shirt

Alan Martin - a Rowboat ride for two on Madron Lake

Berrien Conservation District - a $25 Gift Certificate for the tree sale and a book on trees

Sarett Nature Center - a Bird Feeder and bag of Bird Seed

GreenMark Equipment Inc. - Remote Control Toy Gator

Bette Pierman - Fleece Throw

Brandy Wise-Tenter - Gift Basket

Love Creek Nature Center - 2 Gift Certificates for 4 free Fat Tire Bike rentals

Clear Water Meats - Gift Basket

The Shafer Farm LLC - Gift Certificate -1/2 bushel of U-pick Peaches or Apples

Shadow Trailer World, Berrien Springs - Soil Test Kit, Bag of Premium Soil, & a 36-Cell Seed Starting Kit

12 Corners Vineyards - 2 bottles of Wine

National Grape Cooperative - A Welch's Overnight Bag & Kitchen Trivets (2 sets) 

Stover's Farm Market - Gift Basket with Jams and other goods

Village Do It Best Hardware, Berrien Springs - A 16 x 24 photo of a local barn printed on aluminum  by photographer Bruce Wrenn

Ausra's Equipment & Supply Company, Inc - Toy Case Big Farm Tractor

Mill Valley Hemp, Buchanan - Gift Basket of  CBD Coffee & Creamer

Eau Claire Fruit Exchange - Bat House, Suet Bird Feeder and Suet - a 17" ASABE AE50 award-winning Tri-Color Triangle (tm) SMV emblem 

Sew Many Pleasures - Gift Basket

All Berrien Conservation District programs and services prohibit discrimination based on race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital or family status, political belief, sexual orientation, or disability. 

2017 Berrien County Plat Books are available at our office! Reduced to $24.99

We accept volunteers for programs and fundraisers.


Interested in future workshops and programs?


Interested in learning about MAEAP Verification?


Local farmers finding ways to make crops and environment 'greener' by adding Water Control Structures to their drain tile. 

The Berrien Conservation District was very excited to invite WSBT's Danielle Kennedy out to interview Patrick Freehling of Baroda on Water Control Structures and their benefits to crop production and water quality!  Click on the link to view the interview:  (click on the white circle in the center of the corn to start the video after clicking the link)

Update 5/10/19 - Patrick Freehling passed away unexpectedly the morning of May 2, 2019 due to an accident. Our thoughts and prayers have been with his family and friends in this difficult time.