Annual ryegrass is a popular cover crop in parts of the Midwest. It is fast establishing, good for grazing and supresses weeds.
Buckwheat has the reputation of being the fastest growing cover crop.
Crimson clover is a dependable, high-yielding annual clover that is easy to establish.
Using deep-rooted Daikon Radish as a cover crop is a great way to address many issues in soil.
Vetch is a winter annual legume used as a cover-crop in everything from orchards to field and vegetable crops.
Lynx and Windham winter peas have better winter survivability and virus resistance.