Cover crop virtual field day: Setting up for success
On this live webinar, researchers and educators will highlight U of MN research that provides management tips and considerations to help farmers and ag professionals successfully incorporate cover crops into Minnesota cropping systems.
In addition to time for questions and answers, a cover crop roundtable will follow the presentations and give attendees an opportunity for more open discussion with the presenters.
Topics & speakers include:
- Cover crops as a tool in waterhemp management?
Gregg Johnson, Associate Professor, Biomass Cropping Systems, Southern Research and Outreach Center, Waseca
- Balancing the pros and cons of planting green in Minnesota
Lizabeth Stahl, Extension Educator – Crops, Worthington Regional Extension Office, Worthington
- Strategies for interseeding cover crops into corn
Axel Garcia y Garcia, Associate Professor, Cropping Systems, Southwest Research and Outreach Center, Lamberton
- Cover crop roundtable
Anna Cates, Extension Soil Health Specialist, Department of Soil Health, Water, and Climate, St. Paul, in addition to our speakers above.
There is no cost to attend the virtual field day, thanks to support from the Minnesota Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education (MN SARE) program.
Please register for the field day using the link below.