Winter Cover Crops for Corn Production in the Northeast: N Balance and Soil Moisture Status

Project Overview

Project Type: Research and Education
Funds awarded in 1989: $105,000.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/1991
Matching Non-Federal Funds: $142,748.00
Region: Northeast
State: Maryland
Project Leader:
Morris Decker
University of Maryland

Annual Reports

Information Products


  • Agronomic: corn, rye, grass (misc. perennial), hay


  • Animal Production: feed/forage
  • Crop Production: cover crops, no-till, nutrient cycling, conservation tillage
  • Education and Training: on-farm/ranch research
  • Production Systems: general crop production
  • Soil Management: soil analysis, nutrient mineralization
    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.