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In early 2020, the Allamakee County Soil and Water Conservation District was awarded $235,907.00, for a three-year project, that involves interseeding cover crops into V4-V7 Corn. The funding for this […]

Interseeding Cover Crops

In early 2020, the Allamakee County Soil and Water Conservation District was awarded $235,907.00, for a three-year project, that involves interseeding cover crops into V4-V7 Corn. The funding for this […]

The Allamakee SWCD has revised its state cost share policy. Applications can be accepted at any time. Landowners interested in installing a conservation practice may contact the SWCD office to […]

Allamakee SWCD Revised State Cost-share Policy

The Allamakee SWCD has revised its state cost share policy. Applications can be accepted at any time. Landowners interested in installing a conservation practice may contact the SWCD office to […]

The Allamakee SWCD Commissioners have revised their current policy regarding sodbusts. According to the board, “In response to an increase in the number of requests to turn very steep and […]

Revised Sodbust Policy

The Allamakee SWCD Commissioners have revised their current policy regarding sodbusts. According to the board, “In response to an increase in the number of requests to turn very steep and […]

District Projects

The Allamakee SWCD was recently awarded a 3-year grant from the Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship (IDALS) to implement and promote adding a perennial grain, known as Kernza, […]

What is Kernza?

The Allamakee SWCD was recently awarded a 3-year grant from the Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship (IDALS) to implement and promote adding a perennial grain, known as Kernza, […]

Learn more about how cover crops and manure may work together for your conservation goals.

Cover Crops and Manure

Learn more about how cover crops and manure may work together for your conservation goals.

Small grain production is slowly growing in Iowa.  The Allamakee SWCD would like to help producers develop the knowledge and infrastructure to produce a marketable product.

Small Grain Production

Small grain production is slowly growing in Iowa. The Allamakee SWCD would like to help producers develop the knowledge and infrastructure to produce a marketable product.

Media & Publications

Check back to see what has been added about cover crops, increasing organic matter, and other aspects of soil health

Soil Health Resources

Check back to see what has been added about cover crops, increasing organic matter, and other aspects of soil health

Crop notes and news releases.

Articles & Publications

Crop notes and news releases.

Look at what we've been doing. New pictures from Conservation Education Day 2023!

Photographs

Look at what we’ve been doing. New pictures from Conservation Education Day 2023!