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SL-242: Cover Crop Benefits for South Florida Commercial Vegetable Producers

Figure 7. Sunn hemp (Crotalaria juncea L. cv. Tropic Sun). Note the uniform stand and the height compared to weeds at the bottom edge of the photograph. Weed suppression and reduced weed-seed bank in the soil will reduce weed pressures on subsequent vegetable crops.

Credit: Y. C. Li, UF/IFAS