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Cover Crops for Home Gardens

The soil in your home garden or market garden needs protection from erosion just as much as the soils in large agricultural fields. Your garden soils will also benefit from a boost to soil organic matter levels that tilled-under green manures could provide. If these ideas interest you, click here to read a great article about the topic from the Oregon State University Extension Service.

Article prepared by R.L. Rackham and R. McNeilan.