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Summer Cover Crops for North Carolina



  • pearl millet (Pennisetum glaucum)
  • German (foxtail) millet (Setaria italica)
  • Japanese millet (Enchinochloa frumentacea)
  • buckwheat (Fagopyrum esculentum)
  • sorghum-sudangrass (Sorghum bicolor x S. sudanese)

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Debbie Roos, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionDebbie RoosExtension Agent, Agriculture - Sustainable / Organic Production Call Debbie E-mail Debbie N.C. Cooperative Extension, Chatham County Center
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