Residents can help brainstorm conservation Posted in: News CEDAR CREEK —The USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) and the Bastrop County Soil and Water Conservation District are seeking input from the public on how to best serve local citizens through Farm Bill conservation programs and technical assistance.The public is invited to attend the Fiscal Year 2024 Local Working Group (LWG) meeting April 5 from 9 a.m. to noon. The meeting will be at McKinney Roughs Nature Park, 1884 S.H. 71 West in Cedar Creek. An educational program focusing on pasture management and the LCRACreekside Conservation Program will precede the working group session.This meeting is an opportunity to bring farmers, ranchers, conservationists and others together todiscuss natural resource needs and set local conservation priorities.PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!