Cover crops & water infiltration

Posted on Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014 by Renata Brillinger

The Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) has produced a video that does an excellent job in less than five minutes describing the relationship between cover crop planting and improved water infiltration.

Click here to view it:

It features Russ Lester, owner of Dixon Ridge Farms and a CalCAN advisor, who discusses the importance of cover crops on his organic walnut orchard near Winters, CA.

Russ in walnut orchard

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