Deep Placement of Compost

Project Overview

Project Type: Farmer/Rancher
Funds awarded in 2003: $5,948.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/2005
Matching Non-Federal Funds: $9,825.00
Grant Recipient: Jellum Farm
Region: North Central
State: Iowa
Project Coordinator:
Eric Jellum
Jellum Farm

Annual Reports


  • Agronomic: corn, grass (misc. perennial), hay, soybeans
  • Animals: bovine


  • Animal Production: feed/forage, manure management
  • Crop Production: conservation tillage
  • Soil Management: composting, organic matter, soil analysis, soil quality/health
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