The Watershed Protection Committee of Racine County's ultimate goal is to improve the water quality in Racine County's watersheds through producer-led conservation practices.
The following resources have been instrumental in understanding watersheds and farmers' influence on them.
Cover Crops in Wisconsin Division of Extension
Harvesting the Potential
Ryegrass Cover Crop
Soil Health Consultants, LLC
Sustainable Agriculture Research & Education
USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service
SE WI FARMER
The Watershed Protection Committee of Racine County is not the only farmer-led group working to improve the water quality in their watershed.
The following groups strive to improve their community's soil and water through conservation practices and education. WPCR is happy to work with them in these goals.