An excellent weed-smothering crop

Quick to establish and a good weed suppressor.

Flowers loved by bees and butterflies.

The crop must be incorporated into the soil before setting seed or it may reappear in subsequent crops as a weed.

Said to release many minerals into soil as it decomposes, especially P, Ca and Mg.

An eligible crop for inclusion in EFA catch and cover crop mixtures

Seed Rate Pack Size Seed Treatment
7.5 - 10kg/ha 2, 5 & 10kg Untreated


Scale 1-9, where 9 = best or most pronounced

Suppresses Weeds
Retains Nutrients