4010 Forage Pea - Annual
4010 Spring Forage Peas are an excellent choice to benefit a mix or planted as a stand alone crop for wildlife food plots. An exciting new variety of self-climbing forage peas that offers a leafy highly palatable forage with high dry matter yields. Plant in the early spring for a food source that is available for energy and protein needs for developing antlers and improving doe lactation. Planted in the early fall, especially with oats or winter wheat, it will create a high palatable forage that is available until a hard freeze. Spring Forage Peas have poor frost tolerance. Will grow in a wide variety of soils and will work well under a minimum tillage situation.
- Soil Types: Wide variety well-drained
- Seeding Rate: 25-35 lbs. per acre
- Planting Depth: ¾-1 inch
- Planting Date: Spring, Fall