Elevate™

$65.00 /bag

Elevate™, formerly Big 8™, is the perfect mix to save fertilizer cost while building soil in the summer months. This mix of annual clovers provides nutritional summer forage by adding nitrogen to your soil, improving water absorption, preventing unwanted insects and serving as a weed suppression.

Seeding Rate: 35 lbs/acre drilled or broadcast

Product Guide

Planting

  • Seeding Rate: 35 lbs/acre drilled or broadcast
  • Seeding Depth: ½” – 1″
  • Plant into a clean, firm seedbed when both drilling or broadcasting.
  • Planting Zones:
    • Zone 1: Late Summer, Early Fall
    • Zone 2: Late Summer, Early Fall
    • Zone 3: Fall (Plant at least 50 days before the first frost.)
    • Zone 4: Not Recommended

Fertility

If maximum biomass is desired, use the fertilizer rates below:

  Recommended Application Rate (Lbs/acre)
Soil Fertility Level Nitrogen (N) Phosphorus (P2O5) Potassium (K2O)
High 0 0 0
Medium 0 30 30
Low 30 50 60

*Rates are recommended if no soil test is taken.

Weed Control

  • Plant into a clean, weed-free seedbed for reduced weed competition.
  • If weeds are present, use the following herbicide(s) below:
Timing Herbicide Rate Notes Weeds Controlled Control Method
Preplant or Preemergence Makaze (Glyphosate) 32 oz/acre Apply any time before crop emergence Grasses & Broadleaves Contact
Disclaimer: All products and rates were provided by university-based sources and product labels. Always follow label instructions and consult your local chemical dealer and seed dealer before making any applications or planting of seed.

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