Comparative Rotational/Cover Cropping for Weed Suppression

Project Overview

Project Type: Farmer
Funds awarded in 1994: $325.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/1994
Region: Northeast
State: Vermont
Project Leader:


  • Agronomic: sorghum (milo)


  • Crop Production: cover crops
  • Pest Management: weed ecology

    Proposal summary:

    Compare weed suppression on three equally sized strips of vegetable production field (totaling one acre), using three distinct mixes of cover crops.

    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.