Minnesota: Virtual Cover Crop Field Day Video Recording Available

Cover crop species including rye, triticale, oats, crimson clover, rapeseed, and wooly pod vetch. Photo: Zeb Winslow, USDA

If you were unable to join us or would like to review the August 18 program again, a recording of the U of MN Extension Cover Crop Field Day: Setting Up for Success is now available.

Topics & speakers included

  • Cover crops as a tool in waterhemp management? – Ethan Ley, Graduate Research Assistant, Southern Research and Outreach Center, Waseca
  • Balancing the pros and cons of planting green in Minnesota – Lizabeth Stahl, Extension Educator – Crops, Worthington Regional Extension Office, Worthington
  • Strategies for interseeding cover crops into corn – Axel Garcia y Garcia, Associate Professor, Cropping Systems, Southwest Research and Outreach Center, Lamberton
  • Cover crop roundtable –Anna Cates, Extension Soil Health Specialist, Department of Soil Health, Water, and Climate, St. Paul and Gregg Johnson, Associate Professor, Biomass Cropping Systems, Southern Research and Outreach Center, Waseca (in addition to our speakers above)

A special thanks to Minnesota Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education (MN SARE) for helping support this program.




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