The Bayou Gardener

General Category => Good Stuff to Know => Topic started by: tbird on April 10, 2017, 11:38:48 PM

Title: Advantages of Mustards and Brassicas as Cover Crops
Post by: tbird on April 10, 2017, 11:38:48 PM
  This is a great link discussing the use of brassicas and mustards for cover crops.  The link shares good info on using them for soil adjunct as well as use against nematodes, insects and uses for fumigation and green manure.

  It is worth the read. In fact the entire site is worth browsing for worthwhile info on Sustainable Agriculture practices. 


  http://www.sare.org/Learning-Center/Books/Managing-Cover-Crops-Profitably-3rd-Edition/Text-Version/Nonlegume-Cover-Crops/Brassicas-and-Mustards (http://www.sare.org/Learning-Center/Books/Managing-Cover-Crops-Profitably-3rd-Edition/Text-Version/Nonlegume-Cover-Crops/Brassicas-and-Mustards)