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Yingqian Lin, Alexa R. Wilson and Pascal Nzokou

crops—Dutch white clover ( Trifolium repens ) and alfalfa ( Medicago sativa )—were seeded between pre-planted rows of fraser fir trees. The cover crop seeds were purchased from Michigan State Seeds Company (Grand Ledge, MI) and hand-broadcasted on 15 May

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James T. Brosnan and Gregory K. Breeden

systems ( Loughner et al., 2006 ). Penoxsulam provides early postemergence control of weeds such as white clover ( Trifolium repens L.), buckhorn plantain ( Plantago lanceolata L.), common dandelion ( Taraxacum officinale L.), ground ivy ( Glechoma

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David Granatstein and Kent Mullinix

cm depth, loose); ALM, chopped alfalfa hay mulch ( Medicago sativa L.) (10 cm depth, 39.8 kg·m −2 ); MUS, oriental mustard ( Brassica juncea L. cv. Pacific Gold); RYE, winter rye ( Secale cereale L. cv. Wheeler); CLM, dwarf New Zealand white clover

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Michel R. Wiman, Elizabeth M. Kirby, David M. Granatstein and Thomas P. Sullivan

( Thompson, 1965 ). Rodents, particularly meadow voles, feed directly on tree trunks and can girdle trunks of all ages, causing irreparable damage ( Byers, 1984 ; Hansson, 1979 ; Sullivan and Sullivan, 2006 ). In a previous trial that included white clover

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Kate A. Ivancic, Matthew D. Ruark, Francisco J. Arriaga and Erin M. Silva

crop yields resulting from supplied N credits. When grown as a full-season crop, CV has been shown to increase wheat yields compared with red clover ( Bullied et al., 2002 ). On a sandy loam soil in Winnipeg, Canada, Thiessen Martens et al. (2005

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Jeffrey R. Pieper, Rebecca Nelson Brown and José A. Amador

living mulch was established in May 2010. A 10:1 mixture of turf-type perennial ryegrass ( L. perenne ) and Dutch white clover ( T. repens ) was seeded at a rate of 30 kg·ha −1 for the living mulch. In October of each year, the planting beds were

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Mehdi Sharifi, Julia Reekie, Andrew Hammermeister, Mohammed Zahidul Alam and Taylor MacKey

to perennials like red clover ( Trifolium pratense ) and alfalfa ( Medicago sativa L.), cover crops such as hairy vetch ( Vicia villosa ), sweet clover ( Melilotus sp.), field peas ( Pisum sativum L.), or their mixtures. Green manure options for

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Kyle E. Bair, Joan R. Davenport and Robert G. Stevens

). Hairy vetch ( Vicia villosa subsp. v illosa L.) is one crop that fixes large quantities of N and is hardy enough to serve as a winter groundcover. Yellow sweet clover [ Melilotus officinalis (L.) Lam.] can produce potentially large quantities of dry

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M. Lenny Wells

). The gases were then passed through infrared cells to determine C and S content ( Kissell and Sonon, 2008 ). Analysis of variance (ANOVA) was used to compare soil analyses of orchards using clover as an orchard floor cover with those using a grass sod

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Eugene J. Hogue, John A. Cline, Gerry Neilsen and Denise Neilsen

) seeded at a rate of 40 kg·ha −1 ; 6) winter rape ( Brassica napus L cv. Essex) seeded at a rate of 20 kg·ha −1 (1998 only) followed by sweet clover (Melilotus L.) (1999 to 2003), henceforth referred to as a SC treatment. Winter rape was difficult to