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Summer cover crop trial Dec 2012

Well ,this has been a long time coming.  By request, this is a recent update on the latest trial.   These spp and cv were chosen based on what was available, recommended, and out of  plain curiosity.  They were sown … Continue reading

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Soil Conservation and Bean Stubble – the need for Ground Cover, of any sort – maybe a cover crop?

The Soil Conservation potential of Legume stubbles. When I started farming, for some odd reason we were bare fallowing field pea stubbles, with full cultivation, after running a bunch of sheep. What a crazy idea that was – clods and … Continue reading

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Hello world! A blog about Arid Zone Summer Cover Cropping

Welcome to my first ever blog post. The intention is to share ideas and seek advice re summer cover cropping in my area. You see, in some circles the idea of growing a non-cash crop, to be brown or green … Continue reading

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