What are some good summer cover crops for prevented plant acres?

Published May 30  



2 Answers

By Rick Foster
Jun 8  
By Gary Marsh
Jun 1  

For summer cover crops, some good options may include pearl millet, cowpea and sunflower. Here’s a table from the Midwest Cover Crops Council.



For more information about prevented plant cover crop species and additional management considerations, you may be interested in reading this article. 

https://www.no-tillfarmer.com/articles/8928-summer-annual-cover-crops-for-prevented-planting