Extension offers videos, articles and research papers to help with new farming skills. This video looks at using winter killed cover crops to facilitate organic no-till planting of early spring vegetables.
About the Webinar
Using weed suppressing, winter killed cover crops is one potential way to eliminate spring tillage in an organic vegetable production system. The presenters will discuss the challenges and successes of eliminating spring tillage on a small-scale vegetable farm in southern Maryland. Cover crop species, planting equipment, and crop rotations tested on the farm will be discussed.