|Cover Crop Seed Cost Share Program ending on Dec. 31|
The Pendleton County Conservation District Cover Crop Seed Cost Share Program will end on December 31, 2013.
The Conservation District will pay 50% of the total cost of cover crop wheat or rye seed, with a maximum of $100 per landowner.
Bring your dated receipt made out to you to our office and fill out a short application, that's all you have to do. The Board of Supervisors meet on the third Tuesday evening of each month and when they approve your application, a check will be mailed to you.
Cover crops benefit both the soil and the subsequent nitrogen, recycle nutrients, provides grazing, reduces compaction, suppress weeds and pests, utilize excess soil moisture and improves water infiltration. Remember, to be in compliance with your FSA (Food Security Act) Conservation Plan, you must sow a cover crop.
Our office is located in the USDA Service Center at 814 U.S. 27 South, Falmouth, KY 41040.
All programs by the Pendleton Conservation District is provided on a nondiscriminatory basis.