Cover Crop Unitek Borneo

Cover crop is useful to withstand blows rain and water runoff rate. Selection of cover crop is also intended to increase the N in the soil and improve the physical, chemical and biological soil, reduce nutrient leaching.

Selection of type of cover crop should consider the requirements of plants: easily propagated, shallow roots, rapid growth, leaves a lot, resistant to dry and shade, not twisted, not barbed and enrich the soil.

In land reclamation, using of cover crop applications can also done by hydroseeding system. Selection of species and cover crop mixtures to suit soil conditions will determine the success of reclamation. Use of cover crop is a mixture of several types of more profitable than using only one type.