The best management practices (BMP) shown at this ONFARM site are the use of cover crops in a rotation and an organic amendment. The field site is a uniform hillslope on very rolling landscape on a loam till soil. The soil health goals are to increase organic matter and microbial health and optimize fertility inputs.
2020: Corn under no-till management with an interseeded cover crop
2021: Soybeans under no-till management preceded by an organic amendment
2022: Oats under no-till management