New Jersey

Turnips. Photo by Victoria Ackroyd.

New Jersey State NECCC Contact

Bill Bamka
County Agent II, County Extension Dept. Head
Rutgers New Jersey Agricultural Experiment Station
2 Academy Drive
Westampton, NJ 08060
Phone: (609) 265-5050

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, seeding rates
Cover crops: rye, wheat, oats, barley, annual ryegrass, perennial ryegrass, sudangrass, millet, red clover, white clover, alsike clover, crimson clover, subterranean clover, sweetclover, bird’s foot trefoil, hairy vetch, alfalfa, buckwheat

Conservation Cover for Pollinators, Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation
Topics: comprehensive guide to plantings to support pollinators
Cover crops: red clover, alsike clover, sweetclover, hairy vetch, phacelia, alfalfa, buckwheat