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Don't farm naked

Cover up with

cOVER CROPS...

so you can attract

beneficial visitors!

Why cover crops?

Cover cropping improves the soil's biological, chemical

and physical properties. 

By using cover crops, you can improve:

 

  • habitat for beneficial insects

  • habitat for pollinators

  • habitat for wildlife

  • moisture retention

  • nutrient holding capacity vital to plant health/growth

  • organic matter

  • soil structure and stability

  • water infiltration

 

By using cover crops, you can reduce:

  • compaction

  • disease

  • erosion from water and wind

  • pests

  • weed pressure/growth

  

BROOKS AND JEN WHITE

PO Box 288, Pierson MB R0M1S0

Office: 204-649-2389

Brooks Cell: 204-576-3600

whites@borderlandagriculture.com

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