The Illinois Council on Best Management Practices (C-BMP) has introduced a series of four videos to help answer common questions about working with cover crops. The videos feature Mike Plumer, cover crop specialist with C-BMP, and focus on cover crop topics such as how to get started, pros and cons of the practice, when to start planning and cover crop choices for Illinois farmers. View the videos below or on the C-BMP YouTube channel.
How to Get Started with Cover Crops
Pros & Cons of Cover Crops
When to Start Planning for Cover Crops
Cover Crop Choices for Illinois Farmers
This content was originally produced by the Illinois Council on Best Management Practices (C-BMP). The mission of the C-BMP is to assist and encourage adoption of best management practices to protect and improve water quality in Illinois. Learn more.
The Illinois Soybean Association (ISA) checkoff and membership programs represent more than 43,000 soybean farmers in Illinois. The checkoff funds market development and utilization efforts while the membership program supports the government relations interests of Illinois soybean farmers at the local, state, and national level, through the Illinois Soybean Growers (ISG). ISA upholds the interests of Illinois soybean producers through promotion, advocacy, and education with the vision of becoming a market leader in sustainable soybean production and profitability.