Historic Markers Across South Carolina

First Soil Conservation District Plan

Marker ID: SCHM 37-1
Location: Plan On west-south 4th Street, Seneca, .4 mi. W from intersection with S. Oak St. (SC 59) and Quincey Road, Seneca
County: Oconee
Coordinates: N 34° 40.583    W 082° 58.083
  34.67638333    -82.96805
Style: Free Standing **


On February 4, 1938, Mrs. Ploma M. Adams, owner of this farm, assisted by the Upper Savannah Soil Conservation District, initiated the first Farm-Conservation Plan of any district in America.

Erected by Oconee, Pickens and Anderson Soil Conservation Districts - 1963