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Fact Sheet Cover Crop Resources

Fact Sheet

Cover Crop Resources

Web sites

Midwest Cover Crop Council
http://www.mccc.msu.edu/ - cover crop tool link

Harvesting The Potential
http://harvestingthepotential.org/?page=resources

Soil and Water Conservation Society
http://www.swcs.org/index.cfm?nodeID=34470&audienceID=1

No-till Organization
http://www.notill.org/ - link to a host of Cover Crop YouTube videos

Green Land Blue Water
http://www.greenlandsbluewaters.org/covercrops.html

Plant Cover Crops
http://plantcovercrops.com/ - Cover Crop Dave - YouTube videos and blog

Conservation Technology Information Center (CTIC)
http://www.ctic.org/Cover Crops/

 

Research

Ohio State University Extension (PDF)
http://ohioline.osu.edu/sag-fact/pdf/0009.pdf

Cornell University, NY State Ag Experiment Station
http://www.hort.cornell.edu/bjorkman/lab/covercrops/index.php

 

Printed/download Material

No-Till Farmer Magazine - Special No-Till Management Report #31: Covering Up For Better No-Till Soil Biology,
Profits. Copyrighted 2010.
http://www.no-tillfarmer.com/

Managing Cover Crops Profitably, Third Edition, 2007 by SARE
http://www.sare.org/Learning-Center/Books/Managing-Cover-Crops-Profitably-3rd-Edition

Agweek - U research guides growers on cover crop selection, planting date
http://www.agweek.com/event/article/id/27900/publisher_ID/12/

 

June 2012

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