Cowpea

(Black-eyed Pea, Southern Pea, Crowder Pea) This legume has a long taproot and its growth is similar to soybean. Cowpea also has been used successfully as groundcover in orchards and intercropped with cash crops such as cotton. A bushel of grain is about 60 pounds.

Managing Cover Crop Profitably Book CoverCowpeas: Managing Cover Crops Profitably (SARE Handbook Series Book 9) by Andy Clark (2007, 3rd ed.)


Cover Crops and Pollinators

Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education

Cover Crops and Pollinators

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Is Nitrogen Fixation Oversold with Legume Cover Crops?

Daren Redfearn and Bruce Anderson – University of Nebraska

December 2016

Is Nitrogen Fixation Oversold with Legume Cover Crops?

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North Dakota State University – Variety Trial Results

2016

Here are the latest Variety Trial Results from around North Dakota

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Cover Crops: 16 demonstration plots and their seed mixes

Kevin Shelley – University of Wisconsin

October 2015

YouTube Video: Cover Crops: 16 demonstration plots and their seed mixes