Set goals before choosing which cover crop seed to plant

With so many options when it comes to choosing a cover crop, farmers might be overwhelmed with the possibilities.

There are a number of factors to consider when determining what type of cover a farmer should plant. What are the primary goals? How does the cover crop seeding fit into the harvest window? Are there any herbicide carryover concerns? How will the cover affect next year’s cash crop? What seed is available, and what...

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