SCHNELLGRÜN LEGUMINOSENFREI

viterra® Cover crop blend

SCHNELLGRÜN LEGUMINOSENFREI

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... suitable for late sowing

Benefits:

  • The white mustard ALBATROS and indian mustard ENERGY allow extremely late sowing (to end September)
  • The linseed supports the rooting of deep soil layers
  • Not winter-hardy species make mulch sowing of following cultures easier
  • Ideal before maize and also suitable as a catch crop after an early maize harvest
  • Low seed bed requirements enable easy and cost-effective sowing
  • viterra® SCHNELLGRÜN LEGUMINOSENFREI is especially recommended for maize crop rotations and water protection

Blend details:

Seeds %: 56 % White mustard ALBATROS
26 % Linseed
18 % Brown mustard ENERGY
Free of crucifers: no
Free of legumes: yes
Winter hardy: no

Crop rotation suitability:

+ suitable / ++ strongly recommended
Maize ++
Cereals +
Oilseed rape
Sugar beets
Potatoes
Intensive crops
Legumes ++

Usage:

  • Suitable for ecological focuse areas
  • Green manure
  • Humus formation
  • Ground water protection / Nitrogen conservation
  • Protection against erosion
  • Mulch sowing

Agronomic features:

bad / early / short / low --- good / late / long / high
Weed suppression: 8
Protection against erosion: 8
Ground water protection / Nitrogen conservation: 7
Humus formation: 7
Cold- and frost resistance: 2
Drought tolerance: 8
Type of root Tuft root
Rooting depth 120 cm

Cultivation recommendations:

Recommended sowing rate 15 kg/ha
Sowing depth 1 - 2 cm
Sowing period Early August to mid-/late September - depending on location!
Fertilization An early fertilization  to promote the initial development is recommended.
Crop protection Usually there is no crop protection required
Sowing method Drill seed or spreader

21.02.2018 14:11:31 // 11.00

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