EXPLORING THE ROLE OF CEREAL RYE AS COVER CROP IN SOIL CARBON SEQUESTRATION: A REGIONAL MODELING STUDY

Project Type: Research and Education
Funds awarded in 2018: $199,507.00
Projected End Date: 10/31/2022
Grant Recipient: USDA Agricultural research Service
Region: North Central
State: Illinois
Project Coordinator:
Dr. Martin Williams, II
USDA-Agricultural Research Service
Description:
This manuscript (currently under review) presents the most complete assessment of uncertainty regarding winter cover crop benefits across a broad region (state of Illinois). It provides greater insight into the spatiotemporal variability of winter cover crop benefits for increase adoption rate of winter cover crops.
Type:
Peer-reviewed Journal Article
Authors:
Teerath Rai, University of Illinois
Nicole Lee, University of Illinois
Martin Williams, USDA-ARS
Adam Davis, University of Illinois
Maria Villamil, University of Illinois
Fernando Miguez, Iowa State University
Hamze Dokoohaki, University of Illinois
Target audiences:
Educators; Researchers
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Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this publication are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the view of the U.S. Department of Agriculture or SARE.