Conservation covers are perennial plants covering land not used for cropland agriculture or grazing. These covers provide habitat for pollinators and other wildlife. Plants like native and non-native grasses, legumes, and forbs can be selected based on your conservation goals, resources, and geographic region.

Do This If You Have
  • Soil erosion
  • Nutrient and sediment pollution in surface and/or ground water
  • Poor air quality from particulate matter such as dust
  • Need for small habitats for beneficial organisms and wildlife