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Cover Crop Recipes: Post Corn, Going to Soybean: Use Cereal Rye

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August 23, 2019 - Author: , , , , , , Elizabeth Schultheis, Michigan State University

The following recipe provides an introductory approach to integrating a cover crop into a wheat rotation with soybean or corn. Planting oat and radish cover crops after wheat (see Figure 1) and ahead of a soybean or corn cash crop is an easy way to introduce cover crops into your rotation because these cover crops both winterkill and add important diversity to agricultural fields.

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Related Topic Areas

Corn, Cover Crops, Soybeans


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Dean Baas

Dean Baas
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Christina Curell

Christina Curell
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Paul Gross

Paul Gross
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Monica Jean

Monica Jean
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Philip Kaatz
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