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Cover Crops

 

Cover Crops

New Healthy Soil Trend: Cover Crops

Radishes, oats, and annual rye grass have one thing in common—producers grow these as cover crops to improve their most valuable farm asset: their soil. More and more Minnesota farmers have heard about cover crops lately and they want to learn more.

"Cover Crops to Improve Soil in Prevented Planting Fields"
( PreventedPlantingMinnesotaJune2013.pdf )

http://plantcovercrops.com/

http://mcccdev.anr.msu.edu/VertIndex.php

http://www.bcscd.com