Green Manure

Green manures are slightly more specific than cover crops. Green manures are usually legumes, mustard and grasses that are grown specifically to increase soil organic matter and nutrients. Green manures help add nitrogen and other nutrients back into the soil.

$5.00

A very fast grower that is a great cover crop.

$5.00

Great for cover crops, wildlife and winter grazing!

Big Boy Purplehull
Cowpea Seeds
$2.00

Light tan in color, oblong shape, good garden variety.

Black Crowder
Cowpea Seeds
$2.00

A high yielding variety of long pods.

$2.00

The seeds are a typical blackeye type of Southern peas with cream-colored seed coats and black pigments around the eyes.

$2.00

This pea plant is high yielding, vigorous and easy to grow.

$5.00

Improves top soil and an effective choke weed!

Common Flax
Brassicas
$6.00

Flax is a cool season annual with short taproots!

Common
Alfalfa
$8.00

Somewhat winter hardy, but grows more quickly than regular alfalfa. Alfalfa has so many potential uses in the garden and on the farm.

$7.00

Winter annual protects and improves soil! A good nitrogen fixer (70-150 lbs per acre per year).

$2.00

Dimpled Brown Crowder Cowpea is a prolific yielder with pods that contain 12-15 peas, closely bunched together.

Elbon Rye
Grains
$5.00

Captures soil nutrients in the fall to release in spring when worked into the soil.

Elite
Cowpea Seeds
$2.00

Elite is a bush type cream southern pea that produces heavy yields of 7″ pods. Peas are delicious and easy to shell.

Fall Mix
Cover Crop Seed
$6.00

A multipurpose cover crop blend that is sowed in fall! This wonderful blend will help with nitrogen fixation, adding organic matter and weed suppression.

$6.00

A great ratio of grass and legume cover crop for fixing nitrogen, winter cover, weed suppression and more.

$5.00

The best choice for fast, cool-season germination. Captures soil nutrients in the fall to release in spring when worked into the soil.

Hairy Vetch
Legumes
$7.00

Typical nitrogen produced is 100 lbs. per acre. Hairy Vetch has rapid growth that makes it a good weed suppressant.

Iron and Clay
Cowpea Seeds
$6.00

Great cover crop for smothering weeds and adding Nitrogen to soil. Iron and Clay cowpeas are grown just like soybeans. A fast growing plant that can reach 3′.

Jerry Oats
Grains
$5.00

Oats will kill off winter weeds and hold soil with a mat of vegetation!

Knuckle Purple Hull
Cowpea Seeds
$2.00

Tends to stay off the ground and cluster making for easy picking. Referred to as a “Knuckle Hull” because of the big, plump peas.

$8.00

Ladino clover has a high nutritive value and palatability make it a popular choice in pasture mixtures.

Lady
Cowpea Seeds
$2.00

Lady is smallest and most tender Southern pea on the market.

$7.00

Mammoth Red is a popular biennial clover used for Nitrogen addition and hay crops. Large plant with big leaves makes it an ideal grazing crop.

$7.00

Medium Red Clover is fast to establish and can be grown in most soil types. Works well for hay or silage.

Mississippi Silver
Cowpea Seeds
$2.00

Does well in most climates. Pods average 6-7 ” long, and are silver colored, occasionally streaked with rose. Easy to grow and shell.

$5.00

Packer forage pea is a cool-season, annual legume with good, nitrogen-fixing capabilities.

Pearl Millet
Grasses
$5.00

Pearl Millet is a very tall grass that can reach 15 feet. Perfect used for hay, pasture, and silage for feeding livestock.

Pinkeye Purple Hull
Cowpea Seeds
$2.00

Hulls are purple, cowpeas are green with pinkeyes when freshly picked turning cream with dark maroon when dry.

$5.00

Produces heavy amounts of organic matter and suppresses weeds. Piper Sudan grass is a great catch crop for excess nitrogen.

Quickpick Pinkeye
Cowpea Seeds
$2.00

A bush southern pea with early maturity and good disease resistance.

Sadandy
Cowpea Seeds
$2.00

Sadandy is very similary to ‘Texas Cream’ but the peas are slightly smaller. The bush-type plants are prolific and thrive in hotter, Southern weather.

$5.00

Secada forage pea is highly palatable, self-climbing, with high dry matter yields.

Spring Mix
Cover Crop Seed
$6.00

A multipurpose cover crop blend that is sowed in spring! A cover crop blend is great for nitrogen fixation, adding organic matter and weed suppression.

Sunn Hemp
Legumes
$8.00

Sunn Hemp is a fast-growing legume that produces significant quantities of biomass and fixes nitrogen into the soil witha short rotation of 60 days under optimum conditions.

Sweet Clover
Legumes
$7.00

Sweet clover can grow nearly anywhere under most conditions. Our favorite clover because it is more versatile than other clovers at nitrogen fixating, erosion control and attracting beneficial insects.

Texas Cream
Cowpea Seeds
$2.00

Texas Cream is very similary to ‘Sadandy’ but the peas are slightly larger. The bush-type plants are prolific and thrive in hotter, Southern weather.

$5.00

Widely adapted variety of barley! High yielding, good standing six-rowed barley.

$8.00

A living mulch of permanent cover. Spreads by stolons. Grow low so takes close mowing and grazing.

Winter Rye
Grains
$5.00

Captures soil nutrients in the fall to release in spring when worked into the soil.

$5.00

Winter Wheat is sown in late summer for erosion control and tilled under in early spring to add organic matter.