Highlands Soil & Water Conservation District

Special Announcements

Next Meeting: – February 18, 2020 3:00 PM BOARD OF SUPERVISORS MEETING
in the Conference Room III at Bert Harris Agriculture Center

Mission Statement

To provide leadership to help people conserve, improve and sustain the natural resources and environment of Highlands County, Florida.

Join the Community Garden

“Growing in the Heartland” and Grow Your Own Food. Contact Susie at 863-402-7020 or

sbishop@highlandsswcd.org to secure a garden plot.

We make it easy & Fun!

Growing in the Heartland Has Vacancies


Fall is in the air which means it is time to get gardens planted! If you don’t have the space or property to plant your personal garden there is a Community Garden in the County that does. Come be a part of a rewarding hobby and plant a garden with veggies, herbs or flowers of your own choice; exchange ideas with fellow gardeners and enjoy the outdoors, the Growing in the Heartland Community Garden has plots available for you to use at an extremely low cost. Each plot has been recently tilled so the soil is ready for planting and your plot includes your individual water source, all the gardening tools you will ever need, a shaded picnic area and fresh compost. To secure, for only $10 for 6 months, your own 25′ x 12′ plot of fertile ground and learn more details about the garden contact Susie Bishop at the Highlands Soil & Water Conservation District by calling 863-402-7020 or emailing sbishop@highlandsswcd.org.

Service Area

The Highlands Soil and Water Conservation District serves all of Highlands County in the area of the conservation and stewardship of our natural resources and manages programs for the entire state of Florida.

Get in Touch!

Highlands Soil & Water Conservation District
4505 George Blvd
Sebring FL 33875
Tel: 863-402-7020
Fax: 863-385-7028

Office Hours: Monday – Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

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