This project involves converting a crop field to a diverse mix of grasses and forbs under the Conservation Reserve Program's Conservation Practice 25-- Restoration and Management of a Declining Habitat. The 160-acre property is located within the Green Ridge Grasslands Coalition Focus Area in Pettis County and lies between two properties managed by the Missouri Department of Conservation.
Directions: The Bruns Tract is located in Pettis County on Hope Dale Road, about 10 miles southwest of Sedalia. From the intersection of Highway 65 and State Highway B in Sedalia, take State Highway B 14.6 miles to Hope Dale Road, which is 3 miles west of the town of Green Ridge. Turn left (south) onto Hope Dale Road and proceed .2 miles to the parking area on the left. By GPS, N38 37.047 W93 28.055 (in decimal degrees, 38.61745 -93.46759).