Dickson-Murst Farm is home to The Conservation Foundation in Kendall County and serves as a program satellite office to the McDonald Farm main office. Staff, including the Kendall and Kane County Program Directors and Marketing Director, are located at the location.
In Kendall County, The Conservation Foundation has recently been active in facilitating the Lower Fox River Conservation Planning Project
and developing demonstration rain garden sites in Yorkville, Plano, Oswego and Minooka. Staff have also helped facilitate watershed protection plans for the Blackberry, Aux Sable, Big Rock and Little Rock Creeks.