Clean Farm
Families Soil Health Initiative

Join The Clean Farm Famlies Cover Crop Program: 

The Ozaukee County Clean Farm Families is offering
incentive payments to producers for water quality and soil health conservation practices. The CFF’s incentive programs are a first-come, first-served basis for farmers with land in the CFF Project Area. Qualifying farmers will be reimbursed for practices following implementation and a confirmation site visit by Ozaukee County Land and Water Management Department and the CFF Board.

For additional details on obtaining funding,
please contact Katie Vogeler at the contact information listed below, or fill out the form here!

Katie Vogeler  |  |  262-284-8279

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2022 Conservation Practice Incentive Payments

The maximum cost share is $3,000/farm for the practices listed below.

Cover Crops

First time on a field $35/ac., Second time on a field is $45/ac.

Low-disturbance Manure Application


No-Till Practice Incentive

$20/ac for the 1st year of no-till, $35/ac for the 2nd year of no-till

Harvestable Buffers


Planting Green


Establish Grazing

$3,000 stipend

Equipment Conversion

$2,000 stipend

Nutrient Testing

$100/test including Manure, Forage, PSNT, Tissue and Biomass


Interseeder / No Till Drill Rental

Ozaukee County has a Interseeder / No Till Drill available for rent. 
The price is $14/acre and includes tractor, planter & driver. 

For More Info, Contact Katie below

Katie Vogeler  |  kvogeler@co.ozaukee.wi.us262-284-8279


Photo Caption: John Lanser interseeding the Clean Farm Famlies Eskra test plot on 6/16/2020.


Ozaukee County has inter seeder available for rent at $14/acre. Interseeder comes with tractor and driver. Call Katie Vogeler at 262-284-8279 for details. This interseeder converts to a no-till drill for planting cover crops following the harvest of wheat, etc.


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The Clean Farm Families Initiative Is Still Accepting Applicants For The Upcoming Growing Season...