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Longville Farms Cover Crops & No Till

County: Kosciusko
Completion Date: 2014
Size: 244 Acres
Total Cost


Cost Share


Partners: The Watershed Foundation, Indiana Deparment of Enviromental Management
75% Share

About this project

Longville Farms planted 243.3 acres of cover crops for 2 years to reduce runoff of water, sediments, and nutrients, as well as to add nutrients back into the soil. They also converted 243.3 acres of land to no till production as well. This project also included a pest and nutrient management plan.  This project was a collaboration between The Watershed Foundation and the Indiana Department of Environmental Management.

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Project Type

  • Cover Crops
  • Nutrient Management

Project Stats

Sediment Reduction
266 Metric Tons
Phosphorus Reduction
341 LBS/Year
Nitrogen Reduction
681 LBS/Year