Soil First® Decision Tree

Cover crop mixes can provide an array of benefits when used as part of a larger crop rotation strategy.

March 10, 2022

Decision Tree

Soil First® Decision Tree

Cover crop mixes can provide an array of benefits when used as part of a larger crop rotation strategy.

Advances in soil health can be achieved by minimizing disturbance, maximizing biodiversity, maximizing soil cover and providing continuous living roots.

Cover crops can capture residual nitrogen, recycle nitrogen and other nutrients, reduce leaching losses, and/or retain phosphorus and potassium.

Cover crops provide many agronomic and economic benefits, including weed suppression, soil enhancement and more. Cover crops provide many agronomic and economic benefits, including weed suppression, soil enhancement and more.

Cover crops provide many agronomic and economic benefits, including weed suppression, soil enhancement and more.