Managing Global Resources for a Secure Future

2017 Annual Meeting | Oct. 22-25 | Tampa, FL

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Division: ASA Section: Land Management and Conservation

Title: Cover Crop Management Oral (includes student competition)

Organizers: Jay Norton and Gretchen F. Sassenrath
Moderators: Jay Norton and Gretchen F. Sassenrath
Lead Community Sponsor: Cover Crop Management Community
Community Cosponsor:
Format: Oral Topical Session
Keywords: soil health

Session Description: Presentations in this session cover general cover crop management issues, such as advantages or disadvantages of cover crop mixtures, termination methods, effects on soil and crops, dual use for forage and soil building, and other topics. At the end of this session we will hold the Cover Crop Management Community meeting, including the awards ceremony for the student contest.