Soil Health School: Results of residual herbicides on cover crops

Sep 23, 2022

As part of the 2022 Soil Health School, SDSU Extension Soils Field Specialist Anthony Bly and South Dakota Soil Health Coalition Soil Health Technician Austin Carlson conducted a field trial to determine the residual effects of various herbicides on common cover crop species. Knowing how previously-applied herbicides will affect a cover crop is a key step in planning a successful cover crop mix. Before spending the money for seed, make sure the cover crop will work with your herbicide regime.

Click here to download a printer-friendly version of the 2022 Soil Health School residual herbicide trial results.