424 S. Minnesota Ave.

St. Peter, MN 56082



District Manager

Kevin Ostermann

District Technician

Blake Honetschlager

Administrative Assistant Melissa Lancaster

Seven Mile Creek Watershed Coordinator Susie Carlin

Seven Mile Creek Technician

Eric Miller

Farmbill Technician
Max Rykhus

NRCS District Conservationist (Sibley & Nicollet County)

April Sullivan


Clean Water Fund Stories

 Current News  

We would like to proudly announce our new staff member; Seven Mile Creek Watershed Coordinator Susie Carlin!

(click to read Susie's bio!)


Congratulations to Wayne & Dawn Molitor!

2016 Conservation Farmers of the year

Each year the Nicollet Soil and Water Conservation District Board of Supervisors selects an "Outstanding Farmer in Nicollet County". Wayne and Dawn were chosen because of their outstanding efforts in installing buffers and water control structures to help improve the 7-Mile Creek Watershed





Buffer News : Read about the latest updates from the Board of Water & Soil Resources (BWSR)


Buffer Free Press Article:


DNR: Buffer Updates 11/21/16


DNR: Buffer Updates 11/29/16


       District Projects & Pictures Page


     Newsletter: January 2017

     2013 Iowa Farm Custom Rate Survey  (PDF)

     Reinvest in MN - Clean Energy Standards
          A working lands conservation program for

          growing native perennial crops for bio-energy.


   For more information on this site, contact

Kevin Ostermann at
or by e-mail: 

Kevin Ostermann




Mark Your

2017 SWCD
Board Meeting Dates

Meetings @ 8:30am
Located @ 424 S. Minnesota Ave,  Saint Peter






January 4th

February 1st

March 1st

April 5th

May 3rd

June 7th

July 12th

August 2nd

September 6th

October 4th

November 1st

December 6th



 Board Minutes

Grant Reporting

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The SWCD Office will be closed on the following dates:  

January 2nd
for New Years Day
January 15th
for Marten Luther King Day

February 19th
for Presidents Day

May 28th
for Memorial Day

July 4th
for Independence Day

September 3rd
for Labor Day

October 8th
for Columbus Day

November 12th
for Veterans Day

November 22nd
for Thanksgiving Day

December 25th
for Christmas Day


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Nicollet SWCD | 424 South Minnesota Ave. | St. Peter, MN 56082 | 507-931-2550 Ext. 3 | Fax: 507-931-3792