McLean County Farm Bureau

Lake Decatur nutrient reduction targets most effective areas and practices first

The Lake Decatur Watershed covers nearly 600,000 acres in seven counties, with about 87% of the watershed devoted to row crop production. Nutrient loss is a primary concern for the watershed, and farmers attending the Macon and Piatt County Farm Bureau Nutrient Stewardship Field Day learned ways to effectively help preserve the watershed. Learn about the opportunities shared during the event.