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Eastern Kern County RCD assists local landowners and interested citizens in voluntary, cooperative, incentive-based approaches to solve resource concerns.  The RCD provides technical assistance in cooperation with the USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) field office located in Lancaster.

EKCRCD Periodically conducts plant sales and sales of wildflower seeds..

Since the district lies generally within the arid Mojave Desert, productive agriculture is confined to areas with available irrigation water. 

Principal agricultural development has occurred in of Inyokern along Brown Road.  Other crops are produced mostly on smaller acreages with orchards.

Agricultural products in the district:

  • Pistachios
  • Alfalfa
  • Olives
  • Tomatoes