Cultivated for hay, silage, green manure, cover crop, or to promote pollinators. Known as a weed by some, it works well in flood prone areas, and those places with a high salinity content in their soil.
Soil Preperation: Clover prefers cool weather conditions. This crop is well-adapted a wide range of soil types and conditions. Medium red clover tolerates wet conditions better than vetch. It can be over seeded on small grains and if the soil is not crusted, it can be over seeded in vegetable crops with no additional preparation to the land. Seeding rate is about 1/2 lb. per 1,000 sq. ft.
- 1 oz - Approximately 16,000 Seeds
- 1 lb - Approximately 270,000 Seeds
- 5 lb - Approximately 1,350,000 Seeds
- 25 lb - Approximately 6,750,000 Seeds