Cover Crop Rules, Crop Insurance and a New Resource: LSU AgCenter Releases Document to Help Growers Navigate Rules

By David Bennett, Delta Farm Press

Now a conservation practice for many years, cover crops have seen a recent surge in interest. Why is that? “Over the last few years, though, there has been a greater push for adoption in light of the benefits to soil moisture, weed suppression, nutrient management and so on,” says Naveen Adusumilli, LSU AgCenter Assistant Professor – Water Policy/Economics.