Real Ag

Cover Crops

Season 10 Episode 5 | 27m 46s

Planted to cover the soil, rather than for harvesting is the purpose of the cover crop. Managing erosion, as well as its fertility and quality are a few of the reasons to have a cover crop as well. Dealing with weeds and other pests and diseases as well creating a larger and more biodiverse ecosystem are some of the other benefits of having cover crops.

Aired: 12/03/21

Rating: NR

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