Monthly Archives: August 2013

Annual Ryegrass Popular at Farm Progress Show

By MITCH LIES Cover crops were center stage at the 2013 Farm Progress Show Aug. 27 – 29 in Decatur, IL. Prominent among them was annual ryegrass. The emphasis on cover crops mirrors the skyrocketing interest in annual ryegrass and … Continue reading

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Where To Buy Annual Ryegrass Seed

Many people ask us where to buy annual ryegrass seed for use as a cover crop in the Midwest. We’ve finally put together a list. Click here to access information. In a recent post, you were invited to download a … Continue reading

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Planting Annual Ryegrass as a Cover Crop

In most places in the Midwest, August and early September are the ideal times to plant your cover crop. Many are using aerial application while corn and soybeans are still in the field. Drilling is still preferred in some parts, … Continue reading

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