Cover crop and soil quality research presentations

Four research talks and one poster from the 2014 ASA-CSSA-SSSA annual meeting are available for viewing online. The research addresses the effect cover crops, manure application, and crop rotation on carbon, nitrogen, and water cycling and storage.

Building resilience: Effect of long-term crop rotation on soil water characteristics (Sarah Collier)

Long-term tillage, rotation, and perennialization effects on particulate and aggregate organic matter (Anna Cates)

Assessing benefits of radish as a cover crop (Megan Chawner)

Winter rye cover crop and forage comparison following corn silage in south central Wisconsin (Jaimie West)

Assessing greenhouse gas emissions of dairy manure from tannin in feeding trials (Claire Campbell, poster)