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Field scale tests of cover crops I and II

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dc.contributor.author Conservation Management Systems, A Division of Ecologistics Limited
dc.coverage.spatial Middlesex County
dc.coverage.spatial Huron County
dc.coverage.spatial Perth County
dc.coverage.spatial Ontario
dc.date.accessioned 2019-01-14T19:03:26Z
dc.date.available 2019-01-14T19:03:26Z
dc.date.copyright 1992
dc.date.created 1992-05
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10214/14833
dc.description.abstract During 1990-1991 three separate field scale cover crop trials were conducted in Middlesex, Perth and Huron counties in southwestern Ontario. The first trial looked at broadcasting barley and annual ryegrass into corn when the corn was at approximately the twelve leaf stage. This study was located at five locations, two of which were managed in an organic fashion and the remaining sites were band sprayed. The second area of study looked at seeding spring cereals (oats and barley) into soybeans at 10% leaf drop and prior to harvest. A total of five cooperators participated in this part of the study. The following year, 1991, the best performing treatments from the aforementioned studies were carried one step further. This trial examined seeding rates of ½X, 1X and 2X the recommended rate for annual ryegrass broadcast into corn and barley and oats seeded into soybeans at 10% leaf drop. A total of nine sites were involved in this project.
dc.description.sponsorship Agriculture Canada
dc.format pdf
dc.language.iso en
dc.publisher Agriculture Canada
dc.relation.ispartofseries The Soil and Water Environmental Enhancement Program, Technology Evaluation and Development Sub-Program
dc.rights In Copyright - Non-Commercial Use Permitted
dc.rights.uri https://www.canada.ca/en/transparency/terms.html
dc.subject cover crop management system
dc.subject crop yield
dc.subject species
dc.subject planting date
dc.subject application method
dc.subject cover crop
dc.subject crop canopy
dc.title Field scale tests of cover crops I and II
dc.type Report
dc.rights.holder Agriculture Canada
dc.contributor.affiliation Conservation Management Systems, A Division of Ecologistics Limited


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