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Summer Cover Crop Trial Feb 2014 Week 2

Summer Cover Crop Trial Feb 2014 Week 2 After week 1 the weather was cooler, not many days over 30C.  These tropical plants still grew noticeably.  It made me wonder if I had, again, missed the boat for a real … Continue reading

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Summer Cover Crop Trial Feb 2014 Week 1

Summer Cover Crop Trial Feb 2014 Week 1 What a difference a good soaking and hot soil will do, after 7 days. These pics are the plants so far, which have germinated, size being relative to the icypole sticks.  Some … 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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