Cover Crops With Purpose: Weed Suppression, Soil Health and Unexpected Benefits

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Cover Crops With Purpose: Weed Suppression, Soil Health and Unexpected Benefits

July 2 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

July 2, 2019
Galva, Iowa

Practical Farmers of Iowa and University of Northern Iowa present a field day with Sam and Danielle Bennett and family at Bennett Farms. Sam and Danielle will share their experience using cover crops as part of their weed control system. They will also discuss growing small grains, soil health and navigating crop insurance and Natural Resources Conservation Service programs. Guests will have a chance to see cereal rye and oats just before harvest, and evaluate the weed-suppressing benefits of cover crops before soybeans.

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July 2
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10:00 am - 1:00 pm
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