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P-R Photo/Jeff Meyers The Clinton County Soil and Water Conservation District has an innovative no-till drill that farmer's can rent to plant pastures with winter cover to promote environmentally friendly practices while improving the quality of soil on farms. (From left) Fred Dunlap, Lake Champlain coordinator for the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation; Myra Lawyer, agronomist from the Lake Champlain Basin Program; and Peter Hagar from the Soil and Water Conservation District look over the equipment.