March 2, 2020 9:37 am
Rising interest in using cover crops to protect and improve soil in row crop, livestock, vegetable and fruit production systems has led to an explosion in seed availability. It can be challenging for growers to navigate all the choices and decide which seed to purchase. Selecting a cover crop species is the first decision, and this can be assisted using online tools such as the Midwest Cover Crop Council’s selector tools for row crops and vegetables. The next decision is variety within a plant species. Read more.