Cover Crops

Kenneth Gautreaux, Strahan, Allison

(Video 2/8/18) Farmers and researchers across Louisiana are examining how cover crops can reduce erosion and improve the fertility of their soil. These crops can provide a benefit to the environment by keeping soil and fertilizer where it belongs — on the farm. Some of the cover crops being examined are Austrian winter peas, hairy vetch, cereal rye and tillage radishes. (Runtime 01:47)

2/8/2018 3:43:55 PM
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