Forage Peas are cool season annual legume is a spring growth habit version of the Austrian Winter Pea, similar to the growth pattern of spring wheat as compared to winter wheat. Planted as either a spring or fall seeded cover crop, it will winter kill when planted in the fall. Forage quality, planting requirements and regrowth characteristics are similar to Austrian Winter Peas. Use pea, vetch, lentil inoculant.
Exceed for Cool Season: Rhizobium leguminosarum biovar viceae.
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