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The temptation with some growers starting out with cover crops might be to start reducing nutrient application rates right away in anticipation of a bump in nitrogen fixation and improved nutrient availability. But nutrient management with cover crops can be tricky and there are some precautionary measures to follow to ensure your cash crops don’t suffer.
Holtwood, Pa., no-tiller and Cover Crop Coach Steve Groff will provide some valuable information on how to determine when fertilizer rates can be reduced, the amount to reduce, and how to achieve those savings without hurting yields.
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