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Cover Crops

Cover Crop Cost-Share Announcement


Crops including grasses, legumes, and forbs for seasonal cover and other conservation purposes.


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Secondary Purposes:

Practice Criteria:
This practice is meant for cover crops planted in late summer/early fall and maintained through the winter. Cooperators can apply for this practice one time only. Each application will cover 3 years of implementation. Cooperators will be reimbursed after each season of planting cover crops.

Cover Crops

Cover Crops

Cover Crops


OSU Establishing Winter Cover Crops

OSU Organic Fertilizer and Cover Crop Calculator

eOrganic cover crop group

UC/SAREP Cover Crop Database

Managing Cover Crops Profitably

Midwest Cover Crops Council

McGuire, A (2003). Mustard Green Manures Replace Fumigant and Improve Infiltration in Potato Cropping System. Published online at the Plant Management Network

WSU Cover crops Resources

Cover Crops for Pacific Northwest Vineyards

NRCS Technical Note: Green Manure and Cover Crops for the Inland Pacific Northwest

Reduced Tillage in Organic Agriculture and Winter Cover Crops Field Day, WSU  Puyallup Research and Extension Center

NRCS Technical Note: Cover Crops