Diversified Crop Rotations and Cover Crops

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Diversified Crop Rotations and Cover Crops

June 20 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

June 20, 2019
Keota, Iowa

This Practical Farmers of Iowa evening field day visits Tim Sieren at Green Iron Farms. This event will showcase a diversified farm with crop rotations, cover crops and livestock. Tim will speak about his crop rotation consisting of corn, soybeans and rye or wheat. Learn how this rotation presents opportunities for diverse cover crops (namely, legumes) and how Tim incorporates a small cattle herd and hog manure. Also, view a couple of on-farm research trials investigating cereal rye cover crops for improving weed control in soybeans.

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June 20
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5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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