Using Cover Crops And Cover Crop Diversity To Optimize Ecologically-Based Weed Management

Examines effects of cover crop diversity on weed seed predation by beetles and how cover crops promote ecologically based weed management. The project manager will offer demonstrations and field days on cover crop management, cropping sequence, tillage, and management impacts on weeds.  Funded by USDA NE-SARE.  PSU project leaders: B. Curran, D.  Mortensen, M. Barbercheck,  A. Hulting, T. Hoover, R. Hoover.

Project contact: Bill Curran,