ElkRidge Greens™


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

Product Guide


  • 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)
High 20 0 0
Medium 35 20 25
Low7 50 40 50

*Rates are recommended if no soil test is taken.

Weed Control

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
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.