ForageRooter (Landsberger Mix) provides large quantities of fresh and dry matter with excellent feed value and good root structure. It has an aboveaverage capacity for humus reproduction and leaves the soil in excellent condition. The biomass can be razed, used as fresh feed, ensiled or left as a mulching cover crop.
Cover crop species: Winter cover crop
Italian ryegrass, crimson clover, winter vetch
If a certain variety is unavailable it will be replaced with equivalents.
Date for sowing
End of August - mid September for open sowing, from mid-May for undersowing e.g. winter wheat, maize from 8-leaf stage
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