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Living mulch

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No till and living mulch field lab update: Sept 2020

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Live Mulch -- How to plant Sweet and Low flowering ground cover

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Cover Crops as Living Mulch under Vegetables, Claire Strader, WI

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Living Mulch in High Tunnels

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Orchard living mulches

In agriculture, a living mulch is a cover crop interplanted or undersown with a main crop, and intended to serve the purposes of a mulch, such as weed suppression and regulation of soil temperature. Living mulches grow for a long time with the main crops, whereas cover crops are incorporated into the soil or killed with herbicides.
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