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Tom Western Cover Crops & No Till

County: Whitely
Completion Date: 2014
Size: 60 Acres
Total Cost


Cost Share


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

About this project

Tom Western planted 60 acres of cover crops to reduce runoff of water, sediments, and nutrients, as well as to add nutrients back into the soil , with 60 acres of no till production. This project was in collaboration with The Watershed Foundation and the Indiana Department of Environmental Management.

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Project Type

  • Cover Crops

Project Stats

Sediment Reduction
268 Metric Tons
Phosphorus Reduction
299 LBS/Year
Nitrogen Reduction
597 LBS/Year