Posts tagged cover crops

New Cover Crop Research Published

New Cover Crop Research Published

A movement is picking up steam to introduce radishes as a viable cover crop, and for good reason, says a recent eOrganic publication co-authored by IOGA’s very own Joel Gruver, of Western Illinois University. At the heart of the publication are the many potential benefits that radishes bestow upon a field in which they are […]

Cover Crops Field Day on July 9, 2011

Cover Crops Field Day on July 9, 2011

If you have any interest in cover crops, this will be a great opportunity to learn from an experienced farmer and researcher!!! The Central Illinois Sustainable Farming Network (CISFN) and the Illinois Organic Growers Association (IOGA) are co-sponsoring a field day on Saturday, July 9, 1:30-4:00 pm (registration starting at 1:00 pm). Learn more about […]

Allison Farm Field Day on August 3, 2...

Allison Farm Field Day on August 3, 2011

IOGA is a co-sponsor of the 2011 Allison Farm Field Day. Click here to register. Partnerships for Conservation Innovation is the theme for the annual Allison Farm Field Day to be held on Wednesday, August 3, 2011. Field day attendees will learn about carbon sequestration, nutrient management, cover crops, and other strategies for building and […]