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Fava bean, certified organic - Cover Crop

  • $21.00


(Vicia faba)  Organic variety with medium-sized seed (approx 120 seeds per 100g). Suitable for use as green manure. Fava is more upright than peas, fixes Nitrogen and fills gaps nicely in oats+peas mix. Frost tolerant spring and fall. Can be seeded as soon as soil can be worked. Produced in Lac St-Jean.  CERTIFIED ORGANIC. Seeding rate: pure stand=90-135kg/ha (80-120lbs/acre); in mix 40-80kg/ha.