Oats

Upright cool season annual that grows 2-5 feet tall. Has fibrous roots; hollow, straight stems; and narrow tapered leaves. Winter oat types are the least winter hardy of all the small grains, are not widely available, and require vernalization to head and produce seeds.

Managing Cover Crop Profitably Book CoverOats: Managing Cover Crops Profitably (SARE Handbook Series Book 9) by Andy Clark (2007, 3rd ed.)


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Kim Cassida and Phil Kaatz – Michigan State University Extension November 2019 Recommended Hay and Pasture Forages For Michigan Source link here. Show more

2019 MSU Cover Crop Variety Test Report

Kim Cassida and Joe Paling – Michigan State University Extension February 2020 2019 MSU Cover Crop Variety Test Report Source link here. Show more