Nebraska Cover Crops: Termination Factors, Burndown Considerations

🕔Apr 23, 2018With cold spring conditions this year, cover crop plant growth has been delayed and questions have come up as to whether that should affect timing of cover crop termination. In […]

Ohio Cover Crops: Seeding Into Standing Soybeans

🕔Sep 12, 2017As soybeans are maturing around Ohio, an opportunity to establish an early cover crop is available. If a farmer waits until after soybean harvest, then many days of growth are […]

Nebraska: Farmers Offer Insights on Integrating Cover Crops into Crop Production

🕔Sep 11, 2017How are Nebraskans using cover crops? A survey of Nebraska soybean, field corn, and seed corn producers and agronomists offers insights into why they’ve adopted cover crops and how they’ve […]

Kentucky: Avoid Making Cover Crops a Pest

🕔Sep 6, 2017The use of cover crops in Kentucky is on the rise with more farmers looking to gain an edge wherever they can. Cover crops have many benefits including keeping soils […]

Iowa: Seeding Cover Crops in Dry Conditions

🕔Aug 14, 2017We are quickly approaching the time of year when we aerially seed cover crops into standing corn and soybeans.  Earlier seeding allows for more growth and consequently more biomass to […]

Michigan Cover Crops: Get Your Plan Together Before Small Grain Harvest

🕔Jul 6, 2017As the harvest of wheat and other small grain crops approaches, it is time to consider options for planting cover crops. Allowing a cover crop to take advantage of the […]

Michigan Cover Crops: Important Reminders for Herbicide-Based Termination

🕔Apr 6, 2017Spring is here and with the field season beginning it is time to think about terminating any overwintered cover crops. At this year’s Midwest Cover Crops Council meeting in Grand […]

Tennessee: Weed Control with Your Cover Crop

🕔Mar 31, 2017With planting just around the corner, there are a few management considerations of cover crops that are being used for weed control.

Minnesota: 2 Cover Crop Management Workshops, Feb. 28, March 2

🕔Feb 8, 2017Farmers are gaining confidence in using cover crops more each year. Whether used for soil erosion, capturing nutrients, breaking disease cycles, improving soil health, adding organic matter, or one of […]

Midwest Cover Crops Council Website Gets New Design

🕔Dec 12, 2016The Midwest Cover Crops Council has introduced a new website design, making it easier for users to find resources and access the site on mobile technology. The MCCC website contains […]

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