New Online Tool on Cover Crops

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Scientists with USDA Agricultural Research Service (ARS) have developed a new tool to help growers select cover crops. The “Cover Crop Chart” provides information on suitable crops to help growers meet individual production and management goals, big or small. To read more about the tool visit the USDA’s blog. To download the tool for free go to

https://www.ars.usda.gov/research/software/download/?modeCode=30-64-05-00&softwareid=481 https://www.ars.usda.gov/research/software/download/?modeCode=30-64-05-00&softwareid=481.