Extended periods of rainfall, flooding, hail, or all of the above have producers scrambling for replant or prevented planting options. Each choice has practical and economic implications, so should be approached with some thought. One consideration is the implication for crop insurance. Before changing crops or planting an ‘emergency’ forage crop, check with your crop insurance representative.
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Barnhart, Stephen K., "Forage and Cover Crop Considerations for Delayed Planting and Flooded Sites" (2010). Integrated Crop Management News. 398.
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