Benefits for Cover Crops in No-till Wheat Stubble
A Field Fact bulletin put out by Pioneer, explains the benefits of cover crops for use in South Dakota wheat crops.
Buckwheat Information Sheet
Descriptive sheet about buckwheat.
Clemson University - 2022-2023 Cover Crop for Forage Demo
We visit Allendale, SC to review our Patagonia, Rapido, Big Boss, as well as crimson, balansa, peas, wheat, triticale, rye and more.
Clover and Cover Crop Trials - 2020
These two videos were taken in Starkville, MS on March 10, 2020. Watch both and note how a planting date difference of three weeks and ground moisture differences in the same vicinity can affect certain species.
Cover Crop Trials - Video Series
A walk-through of three cover crop trials from Ohio and South Carolina showcasing the performance of a variety of cover crop species.
LowBoy Annual Ryegrass
Join an on-farm evaluation of Lowboy and medium red clover that was planted in Juniata County, PA (Mifflintown, PA).
Managing Cover Crops Profitably
This is probably the most referenced and most commonly used cover crop guide available.
Midwest Cover Crop Decision Tool
By the Midwest Cover Crop Council. This tool currently focuses on choosing the correct cover crops for the twelve Midwest states, but has applications beyond. Site includes detailed species information as well.
Midwest Cover Crops Council
The goal of the Midwest Cover Crops Council (MCCC) is to facilitate widespread adoption of cover crops throughout the Midwest, to improve ecological, economic, and social sustainability.
Northeast Cover Crops Council
The mission of the NECCC is to support the successful implementation of cover crops to maximize economic, environmental, and social benefits. Their site has an integrated decision tool to assist farmers in Northeastern states with cover crop selection.
Ohio State University - 2020-2021 Cover Crop Trials
Walk through one rep of The Ohio State University’s 2020 fall planted cover crop trial in early December and early March.
Overview of Cover Crops and Green Manures
A summary of the principal uses and benefits of cover crops and green manures. From the National Sustainable Agriculture Information Service.
Penn State University - 2021 Cover Crop Trials
A walkthrough of the 2021 Penn State Cover Crop Trial legume plots. We look at three species' performance and varietal traits.
Protecting Water Quality: Phosphorus Best Management Practices
A very current and important benefit of cover crop usage relates to phosphorus management.
Southern Cover Crop Council
The mission of the SCCC is to promote the successful adoption and integration of cover crops into southern agriculture systems. The site includes an interactive cover crop selection tool specifically for the Southeast region of the US.
USDA Cover Crop Chart
An extensive chart and good tool to compare various cover crops attributes. It includes seeding recommendations and comparisons of benefits such as: weed suppression, erosion reduction, C-N ratio