Students Invited to Apply for Mike Thralls Memorial Scholarship

The Oklahoma Association of Conservation Districts is proud to announce that applications are now being accepted for the third annual "Mike Thralls Memorial Scholarship." Thralls was an unwavering steward of the land who loved Oklahoma and was committed to preserving her natural resources. Thralls was a graduate of Oklahoma State University who went on to serve as Oklahoma Assistant Secretary of Agriculture and Executive Director of the Oklahoma Conservation Commission. In his memory, OACD will be awarding two $500 scholarships in April 2018.

Application Deadline:  March 16, 2018

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OACD President Jimmy Emmons Talks Soil Health on NPR's 1A

OACD President Jimmy Emmons Talks Soil Health on NPR's 1A

Listen to OACD President Jimmy Emmons, along with Rattan Lal, Distinguished Professor of Soil Science and Director, Carbon Management and Sequestration Center, Ohio State University, Bianca Moebius-Clune Director, USDA-NRCS Soil Health Division and David Montgomery Professor of geomorphology, University of Washington in Seattle talk about the importance of soil health on NPR's 1A.