Students from Wilson College visited the Cumberland County Penn State Extension office to learn how land use, ground water, and private water wells interconnect.
Newly awarded grant will be used to cover the cost difference between injecting and surface applying manure.
Fifty-three homeowners attended the workshop where they received water test reports and assistance in interpreting the testing results.
Planting green is a practice where cover crop termination is delayed until cash crop planting in order to extend soil health benefits longer into the season.
Manure injection is usually more expensive than broadcasting. However, many of the benefits of placing manure below the surface may offset much of this expense.