• Engineering
  • Published 2013

EU-Projekt OSCAR: Optimierung von Lebendmulchen, neuen Zwischenfrüchten, Minimalbodenbearbeitung und Wissenstransfer

  title={EU-Projekt OSCAR: Optimierung von Lebendmulchen, neuen Zwischenfr{\"u}chten, Minimalbodenbearbeitung und Wissenstransfer},
  author={Maria Renate Finckh and Christian Bruns and Thomas Felix D{\"o}ring and J{\"o}rg Peter Baresel},
The EU project OSCAR (“Optimising Subsidiary Crop Applications in Rotations” [http://www.oscar-covercrops.eu]) aims to achieve comprehensive advances in conservation agriculture to improve sustainability of low-input, organic, and conventional farming systems. The research integrates living mulches, dead mulches, or cover crops with the main crops in rotations so as to simultaneously improve crop nutrition, health, and productivity. Coordinated field experiments in addition to three long-term… CONTINUE READING