ForageRooter (Landsberger Mix) provides large quantities of fresh and dry matter with excellent feed value and good root structure. It has an above-average capacity for humus reproduction and leaves the soil in excellent condition. The growth can be grazed, 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
late August – mid September for open sowing, from mid-May for undersowing e.g. winter wheat, maize from 8-leaf stage
Vetch rye - cultivation and harvest
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