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GROW BIOINTENSIVEŽ CULTURAL INFO: ALL/ Matures 5-6/ Harvest up to 8/ Yield 180-270/ Spacing Broadcast thickly
SEEDS PER PACKET: 4100, sows 100 sq ft
SOURCE CODE: C
APPROXIMATE GERMINATION DAYS: 3-7
SOIL TEMPERATURE FOR GERMINATION: 45F
PLANTING DEPTH: 1/4 -1/2"
WHEN TO PLANT: Anytime, mid-Aug to Sept for winter cover
PACKET INSTRUCTIONS: Mix with soil for most even broadcast coverage. Broadcast seed fairly thickly anytime during the growing season, mid-Aug for winter cover. Matures in 5-6 weeks. It can be turned in or harvested at any stage, but preferably just after flowering starts if you don't want the plant(s) to self seed themselves. Suppresses weeds, nematodes and soil diseases.
BOTANICAL NAME: Brasica sp.
DESCRIPTION:Excellent cover crop often used in orchards and vineyards. Suppresses weeds, nematodes and soil diseases, cycles nutrients, increases tilth. Also a high protein forage. Sow any
time during the growing season. It can be harvested at any stage, but preferably just after flowering. Plant mid-Aug for winter cover. If broadcasting, mix seed well with 2 cups sand or fine soil for more even coverage.