Alabama: Make Cover Crop Planting a Priority This Harvest Season Oct 13, 2020

🕔Oct 13, 2020
Cover crops are an investment much like any other input for agricultural operations. In order for producers to get the most out of their investment, cover crops should be managed […]

Cover Crop Decision Support Tool Now Available Online Oct 5, 2020

🕔Oct 5, 2020
On October 1, the Gardner Agricultural Policy program, the farmdoc project, and the National Center for Supercomputing Applications (NCSA) officially launched the Cover Crop Analyzer, a decision support tool designed to […]

Cover Crops: 6 Tips For Managing ‘Em This Fall – DTN Mar 4, 2020

🕔Mar 4, 2020
A lot of novice cover croppers are heading into this spring, thanks to record prevented planting in 2019. Some cover crops will winterkill, leaving only residue to manage in the […]

Alabama: Nitrogen On Cereal Cover Crops – Does It Help? Sep 26, 2019

🕔Sep 26, 2019
A winter cover crop can benefit the soil and/or subsequent crop, but cover crops are not harvested for feed or sold as a commodity (Fig. 1). Cover crop benefits include […]

Nebraska Cover Crops: Optimum Planting Times Following Corn Sep 20, 2019

🕔Sep 20, 2019
Cover crops have to produce a certain amount of growth, or biomass, in order to effectively reduce erosion and soil nutrient loss, suppress weeds, and supply forage. Several studies have […]

California Almonds: How Can Cover Crops Help? Jul 2, 2019

🕔Jul 2, 2019
Although cover cropping is compatible with almond production and is often implemented in other orchard systems, this practice has never been widely implemented in California. The potential benefits are recognized […]

Webinar: Fertilizing Cover Crops to Increase Benefits Apr 23, 2019

🕔Apr 23, 2019
A recording from Alabama Cooperative Extension Specialist Dennis Delaney’s webinar on fertilizing cover crops to increase crop residue and improve soil benefits. 

Iowa Cover Crops: How Do They Affect Weed Management? Mar 26, 2019

🕔Mar 26, 2019
One benefit of planting cover crops is their contribution to weed management. While several factors contribute to the inhibition of weeds by cover crops, the physical barrier of cover crop […]

Cover Crops: Why Plant Them? What’s Your Goal? – DTN Mar 13, 2019

🕔Mar 13, 2019
Cover croppers face a chicken-egg conundrum of decisions. What seed to plant in the fall often means selecting it in the spring, long before destroying the previous year’s planting, for […]

Arkansas: Cover Crop Seeding Rate, Establishment Guidelines Oct 15, 2018

🕔Oct 15, 2018
Weather currently has harvest and cover crop planting at a standstill. Please find below the recommended cover crop seeding rates and planting practices for cover crops in Arkansas. The planting […]

The Latest


Send press releases to Ernst@Agfax.com.

View All Events


Send press releases to Ernst@Agfax.com.

View All Events