I would like to plant a cover crop on my garden in Meigs County.What should I...

Asked August 30, 2017, 8:48 AM EDT

I would like to plant a cover crop on my garden in Meigs County.What should I plant?

Meigs County Ohio cover crops for soil health cover crops for gardens

1 Response

http://www.hobbyfarms.com/5-cover-crops-for-your-small-scale-garden-3/
http://extension.illinois.edu/gardenerscorner/issue_06/fall_05_09.cfm
https://ofbf.org/2016/11/01/cover-crops-come-home-gardens/
Cover crops are beneficial for increasing the organic content in the soil and improving soil quality. The above references list a number of good plants for cover crops. The addition of other organic materials to your garden are also beneficial, such as, leaves, manure, grass clippings, etc.