Planting Green [video]

Combining cover crops and no-till provides multiple benefits
cover crop seedlings growing in a cornfield

Farmers are turning their attention to cover crops and no-till as effective ways to improve soil health in their fields. "Planting Green", where crops are planted directly into living vegetative cover, is a technique that combines both practices. Here, Adam Crete of Highwayview Farm in Boscawen discusses how he makes it work on his operation, and what his experiences have been so far.