GREAT PLAINS GRAZING – Cathryn Davis, Graduate Student, Agronomy, Kansas State University will be presenting a webinar on, “Multi-Species Cover Crop Mixtures: Forage Quantity, Quality, and Cost-Benefit Analysis,” at 1:30pm(CT) – November 29, 2016. Register here!
Cover crops offer potential benefits for improving soil health, but establishment and management costs can be expensive. Utilizing cover crops as supplemental forage can be a great approach to recovering those costs and benefits producers by integrating crop and animal production.
Webinar participants can expect to learn:
- Information about the quantity and quality of biomass grown in a two-year experiment.
- Partial-budget economic comparisons between the different cover crop species.