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Cover Crop Recipes: Post Wheat, Going to Soybean or Corn: Use Oats and Radish Mix

August 23, 2019 - Author: , , , , , , Elizabeth H. Schultheis, MSU

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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Corn, Cover Crops, Soybeans, Wheat


Authors

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

Philip Kaatz
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