Cover Crops Promoted In Mercer And Rock Island Counties

COVER CROPSThe Rock Island and Mercer County Soil and Water Conservation District offices continue to promote cover crops this fall. The two received an American Farmland Trust grant to encourage the practice says Resource Conservationist Rich Stewart.
A Cover Crop Field Day is scheduled for Wednesday at 9 a.m. at 176th Avenue and 63rd Street, just east of Sherrard High School.