444 Symposium--Can Cover Crop Mixtures Maximize Agro-Ecosystem Services?

Oral Session
ASA Section: Land Management and Conservation

Approved for 2.0 CM CEUs


Cover Crop Management Community

Wednesday, November 9, 2016: 1:30 PM-3:40 PM
Phoenix Convention Center North, Room 221 C

Steven B Mirsky
1:30 PM
Introductory Remarks
1:35 PM
Ecosystem Service Provisioning By Cover Crop Mixtures and Monocultures in an Organic Feed and Forage Cropping System.
Charles Macaulay White, Pennsylvania State University; Denise M Finney, Pennsylvania State University; Ebony Murrell, Pennsylvania State University; Barbara Baraibar Padro, The Pennsylvania State University; Jermaine Hinds, The Pennsylvania State University; Mitch C. Hunter, Pennsylvania State University; Mary Barbercheck, The Pennsylvania State University; David A. Mortensen, Pennsylvania State University; Jason P. Kaye, Pennsylvania State University
2:05 PM
Managing Both Agronomic and Environmental Objectives with Grass:Legume Cover Crop Mixtures.
Steven B Mirsky, USDA-ARS; Hanna Poffenbarger, Iowa State University; Brian Davis, University of Maryland; Michel A. Cavigelli, USDA-ARS; John Spargo, Ag Analytical Services Lab; Brian A. Needelman, University of Maryland; Jude Maul, USDA-ARS; Stephanie A. Yarwood, University of Maryland
2:35 PM
3:05 PM
Integrating Cover Crop Mixtures into NRCS Conservation Planning for Enhancing Soil Health.
Brandon Smith, USDA-NRCS; Paul R. Salon, USDA-NRCS; Bianca Moebius-Clune, USDA-NRCS
3:35 PM
Concluding Remarks
3:40 PM