Cover Crops

Jul 2024

Research shows cover crops can improve soil qualities like organic matter content, nutrient and water holding capacity and more. They also support integrated pest and weed management. However, incorporating cover crops into an agronomic system adds complexity. The soy checkoff is investing in research, tools, videos and resources to help farmers understand and maximize benefits and navigate changes as they learn how this practice fits their operations.

#SoySnippets Q&A
How do cover crops fit into soybean production?

Cover crops are a key component in managing soil health. Farmers, researchers and soybean industry stakeholders discuss the logistics, benefits and challenges to incorporating cover crops into a system.

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