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Unpublished Paper
Effects of Tillage and Cover Crops on Muskmelon Production and Food Safety
Farm Progress Reports
  • John Krzton-Presson, Iowa State University
  • Ajay Nair, Iowa State University
  • Angela Shaw, Iowa State University
Number
RFR A1530
Publication Year
2016
Farm
Horticulture Station
Department
Horticulture
Fields
Hort Crops
Areas
Fruit
Abstract

Reduced tillage has been widely adopted in production of agronomic crops for its potential to improve soil health and reduce input costs. Despite this, vegetable growers largely rely on conventional tillage to incorporate crop residue, control weeds, and to prepare a seed bed for planting.

DOI
https://doi.org/10.31274/farmprogressreports-180814-33
Citation Information
John Krzton-Presson, Ajay Nair and Angela Shaw. "Effects of Tillage and Cover Crops on Muskmelon Production and Food Safety" (2016)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/angela_shaw/11/