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Cover Crops

Depending on your needs and the cover crop(s) you plant, you can enhance water retention and infiltration, decrease erosion, amp up organic matter, extend grazing seasons… and so much more. 

Let the SDSU Extension team put research-based information to work and help you decide the best cover crop(s) to meet your production goals.

Upcoming Events

A healthy, growing soybean field. Farmyard in the background.
Oct 21

Sustaining the Legacy @ Rapid City

Join South Dakota State University (SDSU) Extension and industry professionals for a 2-day Estate Planning and Farm Succession Conference.

A healthy, growing soybean field. Farmyard in the background.
Nov 15

Sustaining the Legacy @ Aberdeen

Join South Dakota State Univeristy (SDSU) Extension and industry professionals for a 2-day Estate Planning and Farm Succession Conference at the Ramkota (1400 8th Ave. NW) in Aberdeen from Nov. 15-16.