Fagopyrum esculentum

BUCKWHEAT

$1.35 /lb

TYPE:  Annual

 

HEIGHT: 2 - 3 feet

 

HABITAT: Grows best in soils with light to medium texture and good drainage 

 

SEEDING RATE: 50 lbs per acre with approximately    

20,000 seeds per lb

 

STRATIFICATION: None

A fast growing annual maturing in 10-12 weeks. It’s a good seed producer that waterfowl love and can be planted late in summer when its too late for any other seed crop. 

Planting Instructions: Use general ground prep method (click here).  Plant in late spring into summer. Drill 50 lbs of seed per acre 1” to 1 1/2"” deep or spin spread 60 to 70 lbs per acre. If spin spread, harrow to cover seed. With either method roll if possible. Spread 100 to 200 lbs of 46-0-0 fertilizer.

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26366 Gap Rd, Brownsville, OR 97327

RiverRefugeSeed@gmail.com   

541-466-5309