The Adams County CRP Research and Demonstration Project

Project Overview

Project Type: Research and Education
Funds awarded in 1996: $52,000.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/1998
Matching Federal Funds: $88,000.00
Matching Non-Federal Funds: $80,000.00
Region: North Central
State: Iowa
Project Coordinator:
Douglas Brown
Okey Vernon First National Bank

Annual Reports


  • Agronomic: corn, grass (misc. perennial), hay
  • Additional Plants: native plants
  • Animals: bovine


  • Animal Production: grazing - rotational, watering systems, feed/forage
  • Education and Training: demonstration, display, extension, farmer to farmer, networking, on-farm/ranch research
  • Farm Business Management: budgets/cost and returns, agricultural finance, value added
  • Soil Management: soil quality/health
  • Sustainable Communities: sustainability measures
    Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this publication are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the view of the U.S. Department of Agriculture or SARE.