Cover Crops Farm Tour, sponsored by IFO

David Brandt - Fairfield County

Brandt Family Farm
6100 Basil-Western Road, Carroll OH 43112
Thursday, August 28, 2008 4:00-7:00pm

David Brandt, President of the Ohio No-till Council, farms 900 acres and is eager to show others how to increase profits. David has significantly reduced chemical and pesticide use and has lowered costs for nitrogen and fertilizer through effective use of cover crops. David will share his experience with five different cover crops that are planted after wheat. He will also discuss his soybean variety trial, his August planted alfalfa variety trial, and his corn plot.

Directions -
Take Rt. 33 and exit southeast of Columbus at Winchester Road. Follow it east into Carroll. Turn left onto Carroll Northern Road. Turn left onto Basil Western Road.
Innovative Farmers of Ohio / 800/372-6092

David Brandt / 740/756-4436