Spring has sprung in the majority of Minnesota. It’s now time to manage cover crops that were planted last summer or fall. Spring management of cover crops is as varied […]
We ag scientists have an extremely limited data set on multiple species cover-crop mixes. This includes the soil health mix currently promoted by the NRCS.
Cover-crop system preserves moisture in seed zone, retains plenty of cover and holds back Roundup-resistant Palmer pigweed.
Steve Berger and his dad, Dennis, have been no-till farming since the 1970s in southeast Iowa near Wellman. For the past 15 years, they’ve been planting cereal rye cover crops […]
Cereal rye is a winter cereal crop that has garnered a lot of well-deserved attention in the cover crop world. As far as cover crops go in the Mid-south region, […]
An afternoon field day to see a variety of cover crops seeded after wheat harvest will be held Tuesday, Sept. 22 at the UNL Rogers Memorial Farm just east of […]
A recent survey in Tennessee showed that 22% or our row crop acres were planted after a cover crop. In light of the PPO resistant Palmer amaranth we believe this […]
This is a relevant question considering the high incidence and severity of scab (Fusarium head blight) in Nebraska wheat this year. Fields that were not sprayed had severe scab, resulting […]