Indiana CCA Conference 2018 Presentation



Specialty Session
Tue, Dec 18, 2018
2:00pm to 2:50pm


This presentation will discuss organic weed management practices with a focus on identifying weak links in current management practices and strategies that strengthen these links in the chain. The presentation will share results from research on Western Illinois University's Organic Research Farm as well as other sites.

Weed management strategies discussed will include promoting crop competitive advantage, crop/cover crop rotation, blind cultivation, row cultivation, cover crop interseeding and organic no-till systems.


Joel Gruver

Associate Professor of Soil Science and Sustainable Ag, Allison Farm
Western Illinois University