Phase 2 took place from December 2012 through September 2013
- Fields mowed early December, 2012
- Black locust saplings and sumac removed.
- Fields disked 3X during growing season
- Fields prepared for planting
- Fields planted with rye - September, 2013
- As of October 24, 2013 the winter rye has come in and covers about 95% of the fields. Seeds failed to germinate in several small narrow areas. Rye did not thrive as it did in 2011-12.