Cover Crops

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  1. Article number 1 - Cover Crops Premium Discount Program
  2. Article number 2 - Cover Crops examples
  •  Cover Crop Discount Program

    Cover Crops Premium Discount Program

    This Illinois Department of Agriculture (IDOA) Cover Crop Premium Discount Program is offered for acres of cover crops installed outside of state and federal program incentives (e.g., EQIP, CSP and state cost share).  Eligible applicants will receive a $5/acre insurance premium discount on the following year's crop insurance invoice for every acre of cover crop enrolled and verified in the program. Application sign-up opens Dec. 15, 2022 @ 8:00 am and closes on January 15, 2023 and must be completed in full for eligibility.

  •  Cover Crop examples

    Cover Crops examples

    Use our interactive map to locate cover crops in your area.  See what type of cover crops are being planted in conjunction with other crops.




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