Establishing Red Clover, Hairy Vetch and Turnips at Last Cultivation of Corn

Published Feb 4, 2010


Hairy vetch yielded significantly more above-ground biomass when planted at last cultivation of corn as compared to turnip and red clover. It is important for farmers to increase protein available to cattle grazing cornstalks and also provide nitrogen to a following cash crop in a long-term organic rotation.