Fixes Nitrogen

Good weed suppressor.

Ensure a winter hardy variety is used.

Due to its large seed size, will establish later than most other legumes.

Requires fine, firm seed-bed.

As with forage rye, do not follow too soon with brassica crop or germination will be adversely affected.

Seed Rate Pack Size Seed Treatment
60 - 90kg/ha 25kg Untreated


Organic seed available


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

Suppresses Weeds
Retains Nutrients
Fixes Nitrogen