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Webinar: How to Treat Your Cover Crop Like a Cash Crop
Wednesday, June 10, 2020, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM EDT
Category: ACI Member Event Posting

In this nuts and bolts webinar, Dr. Andrea Basche will discuss strategies to boost cover crop benefits, such as ideas for maximizing biomass growth for grazing. Tune in to learn more about why treating your cover crop like your cash crop can pay dividends! Andrea Basche is an assistant professor in Cropping Systems at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s Department of Agronomy and Horticulture Department. Her research focus is on the agronomic benefits and tradeoffs of diversified cropping systems including perennial crops and cover crops. She also has experience researching the opportunities that improved soil health offers for managing water related risks, such as floods and droughts. In her role, she is also teaching undergraduate courses in crop management. Basche holds a B.S. in biology from Fordham University, an M.A. in applied climate science from Columbia University, and a Ph.D. in agronomy and sustainable agriculture from Iowa State University.