Weed Suppression Seed

Cover crops take up space and light, thereby shading the soil and reducing the opportunity for weeds to establish themselves. The soil-loosening effect of deep-rooting green manures also reduces weed population that thrives in compacted soil.

Fall Mix
Cover Crop Seed
$6.00

This wonderful blend will help with nitrogen fixation, adding organic matter and weed suppression.

$7.00

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

$5.00

Great for cover crops, wildlife and winter grazing!

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.

Winter Rye
Grains
$5.00

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.

$5.00

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

$8.00

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

$5.00

A very fast grower that is a great cover crop.

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.

Elbon Rye
Grains
$5.00

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

$7.00

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

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.

$6.00

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

$5.00

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

$5.00

Improves top soil and an effective choke weed!

$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.

Jerry Oats
Grains
$5.00

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

$6.00

Jackhammer radish is a fast growing daikon radish that is a great scavenger. Starts germinating immediately and very easy to grow. Winter kills and turns into great biomass.

$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.

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.

$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.

$8.00

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