Soil Quality Improvement with Cover Crop Mixtures

Project Overview

Project Type: Research and Education
Funds awarded in 1998: $93,256.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/2001
Matching Non-Federal Funds: $30,045.00
Region: North Central
State: Indiana
Project Coordinator:
Kladivko Eileen
Purdue University

Annual Reports


  • Agronomic: canola, corn, oats, rapeseed, rye, soybeans, wheat, grass (misc. perennial), hay


  • Animal Production: feed/forage
  • Crop Production: continuous cropping, cover crops, no-till, nutrient cycling, conservation tillage
  • Education and Training: on-farm/ranch research, participatory research
  • Natural Resources/Environment: biodiversity
  • Pest Management: mulches - killed
  • Soil Management: green manures, organic matter, soil analysis, soil quality/health
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