HLA Members Attended Midwest Cover Crop Council Meeting – HLA Happenings

HLA Members Attended Midwest Cover Crop Council Meeting

Petrus Langenhoven, Nathan Shoaf, Liz Maynard, Ashley Adair, Stephen Meyers, Jeanine Arana, and Emmanuel Cooper attended and presented at the Midwest Cover Crop Council meeting, which took place on February 13-14, 2024, in Indianapolis.

Oral presentations for the Specialty Crops session. Presentation titles and authors:

Petrus Langenhoven presenting.

“Sweet Pepper Variety Performance in Response to Soil Health Management” – P. Langenhoven & N. Shoaf

Liz Maynard presenting.

“Managing No-Till Pumpkins with Cove Crops” – L. Maynard & N. Johanning

Ashley Adair presenting.

“Getting the Best of Your Cover Crops Strategy” – A. Adair

Stephen Meyers presenting.

“Cover Crops For Weed Management in Vegetables” – S. Meyers

Poster presentations for the Grad Students poster session. Presentation titles and authors:

Jeanine Arana standing in front of her research poster.

“Effects of Row-Middles Cover Crops on Strawberry Plasticulture Production” – J. Arana, S. Meyers & W. Guan

Emmanuel Cooper standing in front of his research poster.

“Effect of Buckwheat and Silage Tarps on Sweetpotato Row-Middle Weed Control” – E. Cooper & S. Meyers

Emmanuel Cooper holding award check with award presenter.

Congratulations to Emmanuel Cooper for his remarkable achievement as the exclusive $500 grand prize recipient, the ultimate recognition in the poster session competition!

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