Gmi 7290japanese
Days To Maturity : 70-91
Germination Days : 7-10
Planting Depth : 1
Seed Code : C
Seeds Per Packet : 560
Spacing : 7
When To Plant : Spring
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Japanese Barnyard Millet GMI-7290

PKT

560
Seeds

Highly productive and early.

Very leafy with many grain-bearing tillers to 6'.

Tolerates waterlogged soils very well.

Excellent for compost-will re-grow after cutting, and dries fast. Difficult to hull for human consumption, but an excellent fast, weed-smothering crop for livestock and poultry.

BOTANICAL NAME : Echinochloa frumentacea

GROWING INSTRUCTIONS: 

Plant after last frost 7": apart in well-worked soil with good nutrients. Soil must be warm for seed to sprout. Keep watered-not as much as corn but a steady small amount. It goes dormant in drought & continues growth with water, the best growth is continuous. Cut seedheads few days before ripening & sun dry to harvest before the birds get the seed.

GROW BIOINTENSIVE® CULTURAL INFO: W,H/Matures 10-13/Yield grain 3-12, dry biomass 12-72/Spacing 7"

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Fodder Crop

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