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Opportunities to incorporate cover crops into various farming Systems

{Rain or Shine}

Tuesday, September 17th, 2019 NDSU Campus Fargo, ND

NDSU Research Fields 0.4 mile west on 15th Ave. N from the

15th Ave. N and 18th St. N corner, Fargo, ND



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8:00-8:30 a.m.            Registration

8:30 a.m.                     Welcome Marisol Berti


8:40 a.m.                     Field tour at NDSU    

Fargo campus site


-Cover crop species (21 species) with two seeding dates, available for various

 cropping situations [Marisol Berti]


-Cover crops and soil health [Abbey Wick]


-Sunnhemp, forage sorghum and kenaf harvest date trial [Marisol Berti]


-Fill up coffee


-Corn interseeded with cover crops [Mattie Schmitt and Joel Ransom]


-Full-season cover crops for grazing [Marisol Berti]



10:30 a.m. Travel to Northwest 22 arrive 10:45


Field tour site NDSU NW 22


-Timing of seeding a cover crop into soybean [Hans Kandel and Alan Peterson]


-Cover crops (rye, camelina, HRWW, HRSW, Radish, and Faba bean) planted after wheat [Marcus Mack and Joel Ransom]



-Cowpea; seed production in North Dakota and use as cover crop [Hans Kandel]


Travel back to campus field tour location 11:55 a.m.


12:30 p.m.       Lunch will be served in a tent at the campus field tour site


1:15 p.m.         -Corn and sugarbeet following fall-seeded cover crops, and nutrient

            cycling [Sergio Cabello and Dave Franzen]


-Interseeded cover crops into sugarbeet [Amitava Chatterjee]

            -Using cover crops to manage soybean cyst nematode [Marisol Berti]


-Audience survey


-Cover crops discussion, Q &A session [Berti, Wick, Franzen, Ransom, Kandel, Amitava]


3:00 p.m.         Adjourn


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