Use of multi-species cover crops to improve soil health and increase soil organic matter

USDA NRCS | CSP-E340106Z2

Signup Deadline: February 1, 2019
Implement a multi-species cover crop to add diversity and increase biomass production to improve soil health and increased soil organic matter. Cover crop mix must include a minimum of 4 different species.


CSP deadline for all states is May 10, 2019.

 


Additional Information
The cover crop mix will increase diversity of the crop rotation by including crop types currently missing, e.g. Cool Season Grass (CSG), Cool Season Broadleaves (CSB), Warm Season Grasses (WSG), Warm Season Broadleaves (WSB).

To find the contact information for your county USDA Service Center, click on the following link: https://offices.sc.egov.usda.gov/locator/app