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Land Judging

Land Judging is an exciting 4-H and FFA contest in which Middle and High School students in observe and interpret the soil in order to make wise land use decisions. The skills the teens use at the contest involve principles that can be valuable in career fields like...

FY 19 June Meeting Minutes

Date and Time of Meeting: Wednesday, June 12,  2019 8:00 AM   Location of Meeting:  200 NW 5th Street, Okeechobee, FL  34972    1. Supervisor Corona called the June meeting to order at 1:10pm.  2. Roll Call, establish quorum  BOARD of SUPERVISORS:  ☒ Mariano Corona,...

FY 20 Meeting Dates

Meetings are the second Wednesday of the month at 1:00 PM   October 9 *November 13 - No quorum; meeting canceled. December 11 *January 8 - Meeting canceled due to Ag-Venture event. *February 12 - No quorum; meeting canceled. March 11 April 8 May 13 June 10 - No...

FY 19 September Meeting Agenda

Date and Time of Meeting:  Wednesday, September 11, 2019 1:00 PM   Location of Meeting:  200 NW 5th Street, Okeechobee, FL  34972    Call to order  Roll Call, establish quorum  BOARD of SUPERVISORS:  ☐ Mariano Corona, Chairman  ☐ Glynn Rutledge, Secretary-Treasurer ...

Envirothon

The Regional Envirothon is a problem-solving, natural resource education program for high school students. It is a unique outdoor competition that requires teamwork and the application of knowledge in the five areas listed below: Aquatics – water ecology, water...

FY 19 June Meeting Agenda

Date and Time of Meeting:  Wednesday, June 12, 2019 1:00 PM   Location of Meeting:  200 NW 5th Street, Okeechobee, FL  34972    Call the June 12 , 2019 meeting to order  Roll Call, establish quorum  BOARD of SUPERVISORS:  ☐ Mariano Corona, Chairman  ☐ Glynn...

FY 19 April Meeting Minutes

Date and Time of Meeting: Thursday, April 11, 2019 8:00 AM Location of Meeting: 200 NW 5th Street, Okeechobee, FL 34972 I. Supervisor Smith called the April meeting to order at 8:05 am. II. Roll Call, establish quorum BOARD of SUPERVISORS: ☐ Mariano Corona, Chairman ☐...

FY 19 May Meeting Agenda

Date and Time of Meeting: Wednesday, May 8, 2019 1:00 PM Location of Meeting: 200 NW 5th Street, Okeechobee, FL 34972 I. Call the May 8, 2019 meeting to order II. Roll Call, establish quorum BOARD of SUPERVISORS: ☐ Mariano Corona, Chairman ☐ Glynn Rutledge,...

FY 19 April Meeting Agenda

Date and Time of Meeting: Thursday, April 11, 2019 8:00 AM Location of Meeting: 200 NW 5th Street, Okeechobee, FL 34972 I. Call the April 11, 2019 meeting to order II. Roll Call, establish quorum BOARD of SUPERVISORS: □ Mariano Corona, Chairman □ Glynn Rutledge,...

FY 19 February Meeting Minutes

Date and Time of Meeting: Wednesday, February 13, 2019 1:00 PM Location of Meeting: 200 NW 5th Street, Okeechobee, FL 34972 I. Supervisor Corona called the February 13, 2019 meeting to order at 1:05pm II. Roll Call, establish quorum BOARD of SUPERVISORS: ☒ Mariano...

FY 19 February Meeting Agenda

Date and Time of Meeting: Wednesday, February 13, 2019 1:00 PM Location of Meeting: 200 NW 5th Street, Okeechobee, FL 34972 I. Call the February 13, 2019 meeting to order II. Roll Call, establish quorum BOARD of SUPERVISORS: ☐ Mariano Corona, Chairman ☐ Glynn...

FY 19 November Meeting Minutes

Date and Time of Meeting: Wednesday, November 14, 2018 8:00 AM Location of Meeting: 200 NW 5th Street, Okeechobee, FL 34972 I. Supervisor Corona called the November 14, 2018 meeting to order at 8:01am. II. Roll Call, establish quorum BOARD of SUPERVISORS: ☒ Mariano...

FY 19 November Meeting Agenda

Date and Time of Meeting: Wednesday, November 14, 2018 8:00 AM Location of Meeting: 200 NW 5th Street, Okeechobee, FL 34972 I. Call the November 14, 2018 meeting to order II. Roll Call, establish quorum BOARD of SUPERVISORS: ☐ Mariano Corona, Chairman ☐ Glynn...

FY 19 October Meeting Minutes

Date and Time of Meeting: Wednesday, October 10, 2018 8:00 AM Location of Meeting: 200 NW 5th Street, Okeechobee, FL 34972 I. Supervisor Rutledge called the October 10, 2018 meeting to order at 8:00 am II. Roll Call and establish quorum BOARD of SUPERVISORS: ☒ Glynn...

FY 19 October Meeting Agenda

Date and Time of Meeting: Wednesday, October 10, 2018 8:00 AM Location of Meeting: 200 NW 5th Street, Okeechobee, FL 34972 I. Call the October 10, 2018 meeting to order II. Roll Call, establish quorum BOARD of SUPERVISORS: ☐ Mariano Corona, Chairman ☐ Glynn Rutledge,...

FY 19 Meeting Dates

Meetings are the second Wednesday of the month at 1:00 PM   October 10 November 14 No December Meeting No January Meeting February 13 No March Meeting April 11 - Special Session, Audit Presentation* No May Meeting June 12 No July Meeting No August Meeting...

2017-2018 Year in Review

The Creation of the Soil and Water Conservation Districts As a result of devastation caused by the 1930’s Dust Bowl, U.S. Congress declared soil and water conservation a national policy and priority. Over 3000 local districts across the U.S. were established to...

FY 18 Meeting Minutes

Date and Time of Meeting: Wednesday, October 11, 2017 8:00 AM Location of Meeting: 200 NW 5th Street, Okeechobee, FL 34972 I. Supervisor Corona called the October 11, 2017 meeting to order at 8:18 am. II. Roll Call and establish quorum BOARD of SUPERVISORS: ☒ Mariano...