4 Priorities for Prevented Plant Acres This Fall, Winter – DTN Nov 1, 2019

🕔Nov 1, 2019With 55% of his acres left unplanted in 2019, one might have expected Matt Foes to put up his feet and take a vacation. Instead, the Sheffield, Illinois, farmer rolled […]

Cover Crops For Weed Management – Here’s A How-To “Tool Box” Oct 20, 2019

🕔Oct 20, 2019For a broad look at working with cover crops for weed control, check out a new web-based resource from the Integrated Weed Management (IWM) Resource Center.

Minnesota: Cover Crop “Recipes” Now Available Oct 16, 2019

🕔Oct 16, 2019Wondering how to do cover crops? UMN Extension, in collaboration with the Midwest Cover Crops Council (MCCC), has produced cover crop “recipes” for two scenarios: Post corn, going to soybean […]

Minnesota: Research Field Tour, Rosemount, Oct. 21 Oct 15, 2019

🕔Oct 15, 2019The University of Minnesota will be hosting a field tour on Monday, October 21st at the Rosemount Research and Outreach Center (RROC) for cover crops, integrated weed management, robots, and […]

Plan Your Cover Crop for Weed Suppression – Video Oct 10, 2019

🕔Oct 10, 2019How much biomass do you need for weed suppression? The more you let a cover crop grow, the greater effect that biomass will have on weed suppression. Cover crops suppress […]

Tennessee: How to Manage a Short Cover Crop Season – Podcast Sep 27, 2019

🕔Sep 27, 2019In this podcast, Dr. Virginia Sykes discusses expectations for a short cover crop season, what species perform best under late planted conditions, and new cover crop varieties that are getting […]

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

🕔Sep 26, 2019A 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, 2019Cover 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 […]

Arkansas: Winter Cover Crop Planting Considerations Sep 19, 2019

🕔Sep 19, 2019This season’s weather has been very cooperative for summer cash crop harvest, but unfortunately there were also many fields that were not planted and remained fallow for most of the […]

Texas: Rolling Plains Summer Field Day, Chillicothe, Sept. 24 Sep 17, 2019

🕔Sep 17, 2019The annual Rolling Plains Summer Field Day, hosted by the Texas A&M AgriLife Research and Extension Center in Vernon, is set for Sept. 24 at the agency’s Chillicothe Research Station, […]

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