Cover Crop Videos

How Robb Miller Uses Triticale as Soil Armor & Cattle Feed
Southeastern Minnesota dairy farmer Robb Miller describes how he uses triticale to build soil health and as a source of cattle feed.

Planting Green with Farmer Curt Tvedt
Curt Tvedt from Byron, Minn., explains how he plants soybeans into a living rye cover crop to keep the ground covered, improve water infiltration, suppress weed growth and feed the microorganisms in the soil.

Soil Health Practices for a Changing Climate
Martin Larsen talks about how extreme weather is affecting his community and how he is utilizing practices like cover-cropping to build resiliency on his farm.

How Do We Stop Erosion?
TJ Kartes of Saddle Butte Ag talks about how cover crops can help "armor" the soil, preventing erosion and fertilizer runoff.

Cover Crops & Tile Lines
TJ Kartes of Saddle Butte Ag talks about the issue of cover crop roots plugging farmland drainage tile lines.

Seeding Cover Crops
Southeastern Minnesota farmer Tom Pyfferoen shows how he sets up his old planter for seeding fall cover crops.

Multi-Species Cover Crop Mixes
TJ Kartes of Saddle Butte Ag talks about how cover crops can help "armor" the soil, preventing erosion and fertilizer runoff.

Grazing Cover Crops
Kaleb Anderson describes how he uses the grazing of cover crops to heal and build soil health, and generate income.

Conservation on a Dime
Southeastern Minnesota farmer Ed McNamara describes how he modified used equipment to build a low-cost planter that can interseed cover crops into standing V6 corn.

Cover Crops and Tile Lines
TJ Kartes of Saddle Butte Ag talks about the issue of cover crops plugging farmland drainage tile lines.