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Agriculture 2017, 7(3), 19;

Guest Editorial: Conservation Tillage for Organic Farming

Central Agricultural Research Center, Montana State University, 52583 U.S. Highway 87, Moccasin, MT 59462-9512, USA
Academic Editor: Les Copeland
Received: 1 March 2017 / Revised: 1 March 2017 / Accepted: 2 March 2017 / Published: 7 March 2017
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Conservation Tillage for Organic Farming)
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There is interest in reducing or even eliminating tillage in organic production systems. In this special Issue, research teams in Europe and North America summarize recent and on-going efforts to develop conservation-tillage systems that can be used on commercial organic farms. While progress is being made in the development of organic no-tillage (no-till) systems, considerable work still needs to be done before there will be wide-spread adoption by organic farmers. View Full-Text
Keywords: conservation tillage; cover crops; no-till; reduced-tillage; organic; organic no-till; regenerative agriculture conservation tillage; cover crops; no-till; reduced-tillage; organic; organic no-till; regenerative agriculture
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