Cover Crops Continue Improving Dundas Trout Stream

By Alan Kraus and Dane McKittrick Clean River Partners, Northfield, MN The graph above shows the average nitrate level of all 2021 sampling locations from March 25th through August 10th Nitrate nitrogen, a plant food in fertilizers important for crop production, is one of only two pollutants that are increasing in the Cannon River. That’sContinue reading “Cover Crops Continue Improving Dundas Trout Stream”

Cover Crop Success

Cover Crops Continue Improving Dundas Trout Stream By Alan Kraus and Dane McKittrick Clean River Partners 2021 marks the third year measuring how cover crops impact water quality in Rice Creek, the only trout stream in Rice County and the most western trout stream in all of Minnesota. The 2021 mid-season results show nitrate concentrationContinue reading “Cover Crop Success”