Northeast Glacial Lakes Watershed Improvement & Protection Project


Pasture and Critical Area Grass Plantings

Planting with a no-till drill

A no-till drill can be rented from the Day County Conservation District. 

For information go to 

or call 605-345-4661, ext. 3

Cost share is available for producers interested in converting cropland to grass to create riparian buffers adjacent to lakes and streams, and grass waterways on crop fields.

Cost share is available for seedbed preparation, seeding operation, and the cost of seed depending on the type of grass or mixture desired which includes tame grasses, native grass mixes, or native grass and forbs mixes.