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2021 NREC Cover Crop Guide
2021 NREC Cover Crop Guide_Dec2021
This 16-page Cover Crop Guide was created through the collaboration of NREC-funded researchers. Together they pooled their research results and compiled the information so that new adopters can easily understand the technical aspects (why, what, when, how much, where and other considerations) of planting cover crops. NREC, along with the researchers, is encouraging producers to “think a systems approach” when planting cover crops, rather than thinking of cover crops only as an additional input. To order printed copies, click on the link above.
Cover crops and tillage effects on carbon-nitrogen pools: A lysimeter study
Singh et al. Cover crops and tillage effects on carbon nitrogen pools A lysimeter study 2021
Drs. Karl Williard, Jon Schoonover of Southern Illinois University and Gurbir Singh and Gurpreet Kaur from the Delta Research and Extension Center at Mississippi State University had their original research published in Vadose Zone Journal, published by the Soil Science Society of America.
How cover crops, along with nitrogen timing, affected yield in tile-drained fields
Dr. Shalamar Armstrong’s research near Bloomington, Ill. takes a close look how adjusting N timing overcame the usual yield lag in corn planted into cereal rye cover crop.
Is Cereal Rye before Corn Recommended?
Dr. Shalamar Armstrong with Purdue University leads this multi-institute research project that closely examines the impact that cereal rye cover crop has on nutrient loss.
Investment Insight_Aug2020_Cereal Rye before Corn