|Two highlights of the NACD Annual Meeting each year are the Conservation Expo and the Share Fair.
The Conservation Expo opened Sunday, February 1, with a record 34 exhibitors. Annual meeting attendees flocked to see exhibits that included representation from conservation-related businesses, nonprofit organizations and government conservation partners.
Soil health was a popular theme at several booths in this the International Year of Soils. Attendees also had a chance for a hands-on experience with the National Resources Conservation Service’s Client Gateway, which is being rolled out in phases across the country. The Expo will be open through Tuesday, February 3.
2015 marks the fourth year for the NACD District Share Fair. This year’s event showcased the accomplishments and programs of ten districts and state associations to more than 400 visitors.
Visit the NACD website to see the variety of projects shared at this year’s event. If you are interested in participating at the 2016 conference in Reno, Nev., applications will be available on the NACD Annual Meeting page next summer.