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Fencepost Fundamentals: Cover Crop Benefits
September 13, 2023 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am$5.00
About the webinar
Why should farmers plant cover crops? Increase your knowledge and comprehension of the numerous benefits of cover crops, which include but are not limited to their positive impacts on soil conservation, soil health, nutrient management, and much more. By incorporating cover crops into your agricultural practices, you can enhance the overall health and fertility of your soil, reduce soil erosion, improve water quality, and promote biodiversity. Additionally, cover crops can help to suppress weeds, pests, and diseases, while also providing valuable forage for livestock. With their many advantages, cover crops are an essential component of sustainable agriculture and can play a crucial role in ensuring the long-term health and productivity of your land.
Participate in a one-hour webinar to gain insights into the advantages of cover crops.
Sept. 13, 2023 | 9 a.m.-10 a.m.
Who is this for?
- Ag Conservation Professionals
- New or beginning Crop Consultants
- New or beginning Ag Professionals
What will you learn?
- Cover crop impacts on soil conservation
- Cover crop impacts on soil health and biology
- Cover crop impacts on weed suppression
- Cover crop impacts on nutrient management
- Registration is required to receive the link to access the webinar.
- Registrants will also receive access to the webinar recording.
Sept. 13, 2023, 10 a.m.
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