Legume Cover Crops

Alfalfa
Cover Cropping for Success, University of Maine Cooperative Extension
Topics: species selection, fitting cover crops into a rotation, establishment timing and methods, termination methods

Cover Crops and Green Manure Crops – Benefits, Selection, and Use, Rutgers Cooperative Research and Extension
Topics: cover crop benefits, choosing and small-plot testing cover crops

Bird’s Foot Trefoil
Growing Forage Legumes in Maine, University of Maine Cooperative Extension
Topics: forage crops for hay, silage, and grazing, planting rates and management

Cover Crops and Green Manure Crops – Benefits, Selection, and Use, Rutgers Cooperative Research and Extension
Topics: cover crop benefits, choosing and small-plot testing cover crops

Cover Crops for Conservation Tillage Systems, Penn State Extension
Topics: cover crop benefits and disadvantages, cover crop characteristics, planting dates and methods, seeding rates, termination methods

Combining Forage Species in a Seeding Mixture, West Virginia University Extension Service
Topics: forage species selection and management

Clover, Alsike
Growing Forage Legumes in Maine, University of Maine Cooperative Extension
Topics: forage crops for hay, silage, and grazing, planting rates and management

Cover Crops and Green Manure Crops – Benefits, Selection, and Use, Rutgers Cooperative Research and Extension
Topics: cover crop benefits, choosing and small-plot testing cover crops

Combining Forage Species in a Seeding Mixture, West Virginia University Extension Service
Topics: forage species selection and management

Clover, Berseem
NH 340 Cover Crop Planting Specification Guide, NRCS
Topics: cover crop selection, planting and termination methods, interseeding, cover crops in silage corn rotations, cover crops in vegetable rotations, grazing

Selected Green Manures and Cover Crops for Maine, University of Maine
Topics: cover crop traits (such as shade tolerance), seeding rates

Clover, Crimson
Cover Crops for Conservation Tillage Systems, Penn State Extension
Topics: cover crop benefits and disadvantages, cover crop characteristics, planting dates and methods, seeding rates, termination methods

2014 Summer Cover Crop Mix, University of Vermont Extension
Topics: cultivar/species trials, summer cover crops

2015 Cover Crop Mix in Corn Silage Trial, University of Vermont Extension
Topics: cultivar/species trials, cover crop mixes, summer cover crops interseeded into corn of varying days to maturity

Time to Plant Fall Cover Crops, Penn State Extension
Topics: cover crop benefits, planting timing and methods, seeding rates

Special Cover Crop Control Considerations, Penn State Extension
Topics: cover crop termination methods

Clover, Red
Medium Red Clover, Cornell University Cooperative Extension
Topics: cover crops in vegetable rotations, planting timing and methods, seeding rates, termination timing and methods

Management of Red Clover as a Cover Crop, Penn State Extension
Topics: cover crop characteristics, planting timing and methods, seeding rates, termination timing and methods

2015 Cover Crop Mix in Corn Silage Trial, University of Vermont Extension
Topics: cultivar/species trials, cover crop mixes, summer cover crops interseeded into corn of varying days to maturity

Walk-In Seedings, West Virginia University Extension Service
Topics: establishment of legumes into grass via grazing, seeding rates

Walk-In Seedings, West Virginia University Extension Service
Topics: establishment of legumes into grass via grazing, seeding rates

Cover Crops – What a Difference a Few Weeks Makes, Cornell University Cooperative Extension
Topics: cover crops in vegetable rotations, cover crop trials, planting and termination timing, seeding rates, biomass production potential, cover crop economics

Cover Crop Interseeder – Potential for Injury from Corn Herbicides, Penn State Extension
Topics: potential impact of residual corn herbicides on interseeded cover crops

Late Summer Legumes, Cornell University Cooperative Extension
Topics: legume cover crops for late summer planting in vegetable rotations

Special Cover Crop Control Considerations, Penn State Extension
Topics: cover crop termination methods

Clover, Subterranean
Fall Cover Crops, Delaware Cooperative Extension
Topics: cover crop benefits in the home garden, cover crop selection, planting dates, termination timing and methods

Cover Crops and Green Manure Crops – Benefits, Selection, and Use, Rutgers Cooperative Research and Extension
Topics: cover crop benefits, choosing and small-plot testing cover crops

NH 340 Cover Crop Planting Specification Guide, NRCS
Topics: cover crop selection, planting and termination methods, interseeding, cover crops in silage corn rotations, cover crops in vegetable rotations, grazing

Clover, White/Ladino
Dutch White Clover, Cornell University Cooperative Extension
Topics: cover crops in vegetable rotations, planting timing and methods, seeding rates, termination timing and methods

White Clover, Penn State Extension
Topics: cover crop characteristics, planting timing and methods, seeding rates, termination timing and methods

2014 Summer Cover Crop Mix, University of Vermont Extension
Topics: cultivar/species trials, summer cover crops

2015 Cover Crop Mix in Corn Silage Trial, University of Vermont Extension
Topics: cultivar/species trials, cover crop mixes, summer cover crops interseeded into corn of varying days to maturity

Walk-In Seedings, West Virginia University Extension Service
Topics: establishment of legumes into grass via grazing, seeding rates

Walk-In Seedings, West Virginia University Extension Service
Topics: establishment of legumes into grass via grazing, seeding rates

NH 340 Cover Crop Planting Specification Guide, NRCS
Topics: cover crop selection, planting and termination methods, interseeding, cover crops in silage corn rotations, cover crops in vegetable rotations, grazing

Cover Crops for Conservation Tillage Systems, Penn State Extension
Topics: cover crop benefits and disadvantages, cover crop characteristics, planting dates and methods, seeding rates, termination methods

Special Cover Crop Control Considerations, Penn State Extension
Topics: cover crop termination methods

Austrian Winter/Field Peas
Canadian Field Peas, Cornell University Cooperative Extension
Topics: cover crops in vegetable rotations, planting timing and methods, seeding rates, termination timing and methods

2014 Late Summer Cover Crop Trial, University of Vermont Extension
Topics: cultivar/species trial, planting dates

2014 Early Fall Cover Crop Trial, University of Vermont Extension
Topics: cultivar/species trial, planting dates

Cover Crops for Conservation Tillage Systems, Penn State Extension
Topics: cover crop benefits and disadvantages, cover crop characteristics, planting dates and methods, seeding rates, termination methods

Spring Planted Cover Crops for Vegetable Rotations, University of Delaware Cooperative Extension
Topics: cover crops in vegetable rotations, spring cover crop options, planting dates and seeding rates, biofumigation, nematode and Phytopthora suppression

Cowpeas
NH 340 Cover Crop Planting Specification Guide, NRCS
Topics: cover crop selection, planting and termination methods, interseeding, cover crops in silage corn rotations, cover crops in vegetable rotations, grazing

Cover Crops and Green Manures, University of Vermont Extension
Topics: cover crops in vegetable rotations, cover crop benefits and strategies, interseeding

Soybeans
NH 340 Cover Crop Planting Specification Guide, NRCS
Topics: cover crop selection, planting and termination methods, interseeding, cover crops in silage corn rotations, cover crops in vegetable rotations, grazing

Cover Crops and Green Manures, University of Vermont Extension
Topics: cover crops in vegetable rotations, cover crop benefits and strategies, interseeding

Sunn Hemp
Cover Crop Research at the University of Rhode Island, University of Rhode Island Cooperative Extension
Topics: cover crops for vegetable production, summer cover crops, seeding date, seeding rate

2015 Cover Crop Mix in Corn Silage Trial, University of Vermont Extension
Topics: cultivar/species trials, cover crop mixes, summer cover crops interseeded into corn of varying days to maturity

Summer Cover Crops, Penn State Extension
Topics: cover crops for summer planting, planting timing and methods, seeding rate

Sweetclover
Using Green Manures, Maine Organic Farmers and Gardeners Association
Topics: cover crop benefits, summer fallow cover crops, late-summer and fall planted cover crops, planting timing, seeding rates

2015 Cover Crop Mix in Corn Silage Trial, University of Vermont Extension
Topics: cultivar/species trials, cover crop mixes, summer cover crops interseeded into corn of varying days to maturity

Cover Crops and Green Manures, University of Vermont Extension
Topics: cover crops in vegetable rotations, cover crop benefits and strategies, interseeding

Vetch, Chickling
NH 340 Cover Crop Planting Specification Guide, NRCS
Topics: cover crop selection, planting and termination methods, interseeding, cover crops in silage corn rotations, cover crops in vegetable rotations, grazing

Cover Crop Research at the University of Rhode Island, University of Rhode Island Cooperative Extension
Topics: cover crops for vegetable production, summer cover crops, seeding date, seeding rate

Vetch, Crown
Cover Crops and Green Manure Crops – Benefits, Selection, and Use, Rutgers Cooperative Research and Extension
Topics: cover crop benefits, choosing and small-plot testing cover crops

Cover Crops for Conservation Tillage Systems, Penn State Extension
Topics: cover crop benefits and disadvantages, cover crop characteristics, planting dates and methods, seeding rates, termination methods

Vetch, Hairy
Hairy Vetch, Cornell University Cooperative Extension
Topics: cover crops in vegetable rotations, planting timing and methods, seeding rates, termination timing and methods

Hairy Vetch as a Cover Crop, Penn State Extension
Topics: cover crop benefits, planting dates and methods, seeding rates, termination dates and methods

2014 Summer Cover Crop Mix, University of Vermont Extension
Topics: cultivar/species trials, summer cover crops

2015 Cover Crop Mix in Corn Silage Trial, University of Vermont Extension
Topics: cultivar/species trials, cover crop mixes, summer cover crops interseeded into corn of varying days to maturity

Cover Crops – What a Difference a Few Weeks Makes, Cornell University Cooperative Extension
Topics: cover crops in vegetable rotations, cover crop trials, planting and termination timing, seeding rates, biomass production potential, cover crop economics

Cover Crops, Hairy Vetch, UMass Extension
Topics: planting dates, seeding rates, termination timing, importance of rhizobia innoculant, nitrogen fixation potential, benefits of mixture use

Late Summer Legumes, Cornell University Cooperative Extension
Topics: legume cover crops for late summer planting in vegetable rotations

Cover Crop Rollers for Northeastern Grain Production, Penn State Extension
Topics: cover crop termination methods

Special Cover Crop Control Considerations, Penn State Extension
Topics: cover crop termination methods

Use of Cover Crops and Green Manures to Attract Beneficial Insects, University of Connecticut Integrated Pest Management Program
Topics: beneficial insects