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Research Project: Improving Legume Cover Crops for Organic Farmers

Location: Dairy Forage Research

Project Number: 5090-12210-001-20-R
Project Type: Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement

Start Date: Oct 1, 2018
End Date: Aug 31, 2022

Objective:
1. Improve cover crop legume performance through germplasm screening. Disseminate knowledge to frmers and agricultural professionals.

Approach:
Objective 2: Disseminate knowledge to farmers and agricultural professionals gained from on-farm and on-station cover crop germplasm screenings and management experiments and engage farmers and agricultural professionals through on- farm field days, regional workshops, webinars, and the eOrganic website.