06-01-17 Inside the NACD with 1st VP Tim Palmer…

Inside the NACD with 1st VP Tim Palmer

(The BARN – Briggsdale, CO) June 1, 2017 – Within this month’s National Association of Conservation District’s interview my guest is NACD First Vice President Tim Palmer and we’ll be discussing several topics, including:

  • President Trump’s FY18 budget proposal, cuts to USDA & Conservation
  • USDA Sec Perdue’s reorganization plan
  • NACD  2017 Summer Conservation Forum and Tour on July 15 – 18 in Altoona, Iowa
  • & more



First Vice President Tim Palmer operates a 1,200-acre row crop and cow/calf to finish operation near Truro, Iowa. He has served on the Madison County Soil and Water Conservation District’s board since 2003, as well as the director, vice president, and 2010-2011 president of the Conservation Districts of Iowa, the state’s district association. Palmer was a governor appointed member of the Iowa State Soil and Water Conservation Committee from 2012-2014. In 2013, he was elected to represent the NACD North Central Region, where he served for four years. Palmer and his wife Shelly, along with sons Geoff and Greg, use conservation measures extensively on their farm and are active promoters of water quality and soil health initiatives.

The National Association of Conservation District’s mission is to serve conservation districts by providing national leadership and a unified voice for natural resource conservation. For more information about the National Association of Conservation Districts – http://www.nacdnet.org/

And for more information about the Colorado Association of Conservation Districts, an NACD Member –  http://coloradoacd.org/