ElkRidge Greens™ was designed with a high producing, high protein food source in mind. The mix of cool-season grains and brassicas makes it an excellent choice when both year-round and late-season forage production is desired.
Seeding Rate: 40 lbs/acre drilled | 60 lbs/acre broadcast
- Seeding Rate: 40 lbs/acre drilled | 60 lbs/acre broadcast
- Seeding Depth: ¼” – ½”
- Plant into a clean, firm seedbed when both drilling or broadcasting.
- Package: 40 lb bags
- Planting Zones:
- Zone 1: Late Summer
- Zone 2: Late Summer, Early Fall
- Zone 3: Fall
- Zone 4: Early Summer
*Plant at least 50 days before the typical first frost.
If maximum biomass is desired, use the fertilizer rates below:
|Recommended Application Rate (Lbs/acre)|
|Soil Fertility Level||Nitrogen (N)||Phosphorus (P2O5)||Potassium (K2O)|
*Rates are recommended if no soil test is taken.
Plant into a clean, weed-free seed bed and use the herbicide options below for optimal weed control:
|Timing||Herbicide||Rate||Notes||Weeds Controlled||Control Method|
|Preemergence||Makaze (Glyphosate)||32 oz/a||Apply any time before crop emergence||Grasses & Broadleaves||Contact|
|Postemergence||Stinger (Clopyralid)||0.33-0.5 pts/a||Apply when the majority of the crop is at the 3- to 6-leaf stage.||Broadleaves||Contact|