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Thomas Hoffert Cover Crops

County: Kosciusko
Completion Date: 2017
Size: 106 Acres
Total Cost


Cost Share


Partners: The Watershed Foundation, Indiana DNR Lake and River Enchancement Program, Kosciusko County Soil and Water Conservation District
57% Share

About this project

Thomas Hoffert in 2014 planted 22 acres of cover crops.  In 2017, 16 acres of hayland was planted and 51 acres of cover crops was added. These projects were in collaboration with the Kosciusko County Soil and Water Conservation District and The Watershed Foundation with funding through the Indiana DNR with the Lake and River Enhancement Program.

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Project Type

  • Cover Crops
  • Long-term Planting

Project Stats

Sediment Reduction
327 Metric Tons
Phosphorus Reduction
317 LBS/Year
Nitrogen Reduction
630 LBS/Year