Termination

Cultural, chemical, and mechanical options are available to terminate cover crops prior to planting the next cash crop; below is the latest information from around the Midwest.

Cover Crop Termination Guidelines for Unfavorable Spring Weather Conditions provides helpful tips for thinking through your options when the weather doesn’t go according to plan.

Managing Cover Crop Profitably Book CoverManaging Cover Crop Profitably (SARE Handbook Series Book 9) by Andy Clark (2007, 3rd ed.) is a good resource for getting started with cover crops.


Implementation of Cover Crops in Corn and Soybean Systems in Nebraska

Katja Koehler-Cole, Roger Elmore, Humberto Blanco, Charles Francis, Charles Shapiro, Tim Shaver, Matt Stockton, Richard Ferguson, Suat Irmak, Derek Heeren – University of Nebraska

November 2016

Implementation of Cover Crops in Corn and Soybean Systems in Nebraska

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