HORRIDO

viterra® Cover crop blend

HORRIDO

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… biennial gameland blend

Benefits:

  • Suitable for all native ground game species
  • Blossoms are a magnet for numerous insects
  • Tasty corn grazing for feathered game
  • Winter-hardy components offer grazing and coverage for rabbits, roe deer and other ground game species in winter during frost
  • viterra® HORRIDO is EFA-compliant in Germany for organic priority areas
  • Cropping tip: sow parts of the areas with double grain distance in order to create attractive space for pheasants and partridges 

Blend details:

Seeds %: 11 % Berseem clover
3 % Marrow stem kale
3 % Linseed
1 % Oil radish
23 % Persian clover
6 % Phacelia
3 % Saia oat / Bristle oat
19 % Serradella
1 % Sunflower
18 % Italian ryegrass
2 % Winter forage rape
3 % Winter turnip rape
2 % Winter vetch,
Free of crucifers: no
Free of legumes: no
Winter hardy: yes

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
  • Protection against erosion
  • Mulch sowing
  • Pollinator attractiveness
  • Game cover

Agronomic features:

bad / early / short / low --- good / late / long / high
Weed suppression: 5
Protection against erosion: 8
Humus formation: 7
Cold- and frost resistance: 8
Drought tolerance: 6

Cultivation recommendations:

Recommended sowing rate 30 kg/ha
Sowing depth 1 - 2 cm
Sowing period March to June
Fertilization An early fertilization to promote the initial development is recommended.
Crop protection Usually there is no crop protection required
Sowing method Drilling secures a good field emergence.

05.10.2018 08:17:32 // 3.00

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viterra Bestellbogen 2018-2


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