TITLE

Rolling rye may help cotton emerge in conservation-tillage systems

AUTHOR(S)
Laws, Forrest
PUB. DATE
August 2005
SOURCE
Southeast Farm Press;8/17/2005, Vol. 32 Issue 20, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the importance of rolling rye in helping cotton emerge in conservation-tillage systems in the Department of Agriculture's ARS National Soil Dynamics Laboratory at Auburn University in the U.S. Application of the rye cover crop in a no-till or strip-till cotton or corn field; Significance of selecting rye due to the large amount of biomass and its popularity to conservation-tillage producers; Features of the roller crimper used in the rolling of rye.
ACCESSION #
18021960

 

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