The Douglas County Conservation District will hold a Cover Crop Field Day from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Oct. 8 at the Mark and Brenna Wulfkuhle Farm Headquarters, 198 N. 1250 Road, Berryton.
The program will consist of a presentation on the benefits of cover crops, an explanation of the Clean Water Neighbor Grant received by the Conservation District from the Kansas Department of Health and Environment and the EPA, and a tour of two sites with various cover crops up and growing.
Refreshments will be provided. Registration is free, but reservations must be received by Monday. For more information or to make reservations, contact Jim Weaver, program coordinator, at 843-4260 ext. 3.