P.H. Petersen - the specialist for intercrops
P. H. Petersen is located in Lundsgaard, Schleswig- Holstein. Our aim is it to provide green manure crops as well as varieties for special use that meet with the requirements and demands of today´s agriculture.
P. H. Petersen maintains a breeding station with a total field acreage of approx. 50 hectares where trials and production of pre-basic material are carried out. Greenhouses allow breeding and resistance trials all through the year. Seed samples are to be examined and analyzed in own laboratories. The results are exchanged in close cooperation with national and international companies and institutes.
Knowledge around the catch crop cultivation
The correct choice of a catch crop variety or a catch crop mixture of is affected by a number of factors, among them crop rotation, climate and local conditions as well as the possible sowing period. Due to the mannigfold and complex connections of these influencing factors, and many more, the decisions about the right varieties aren't always easy to take. The articles (mainly in German) in the section "KnowHow" support your catch crop cultivation, beginning with the correct choice of a variety up to the subsequent crop.
Main Catalogue 2017
Cover Cropping: A guide to varieties, blends and their benefits