Jul 25, 2014
Home| Tools| Events| Blogs| Discussions Sign UpLogin

Sustainable Farming Resource Center


Grazing Cattle_Cover Crops

Cover Crops Following Winter Wheat or Corn Silage Harvest

Dr. Matt Ruark, Extension Soil Scientist, University of Wisconsin, shows three different demonstrations fields planted with cover crops following winter wheat or corn silage harvest. They include rye, clover with oats, and radish.

Watch more from UWExt.


SARE: Cover Crop Innovators Video Series

Watch more videos of innovative farmers describing their experiences with cover crops

Iowa State University Calculators

ISU has created two new tools farmers can use to help manage cover crops more effeciently. The Cover Crop Cost Calculator helps calculate and compare the cost of drilling or aerial seeding cover crops. The Cover Crop Seeding Rate tool helps farmers find out the seeding rates for several varieties of single species cover crops and for mixes, too.

What is Sustainable Agriculture?

sustainable ag usda sare

Download this free booklet from Sustainable Agriculture Research & Education (SARE), supported by USDA.

The Home Page of Agriculture
© 2014 Farm Journal, Inc. All Rights Reserved|Web site design and development by AmericanEagle.com|Site Map|Privacy Policy|Terms & Conditions