N-Cite Cover Crop

$1.95 per lb
Total (50 lbs): $97.50

An 8-way warm-season mix for nitrogen production and recycling. 

Weight: 50 lbs Seed Rate: 15 to 30 lbs/acre Stock Status: In Stock Zones: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 Brand:

Product Description

N-Cite cover crop is a warm-season mix designed for nitrogen production and recycling.  Has some grazing potential. N-Cite is a good cover crop to plant after small grains are harvested. This cover crop will winter kill. N-Cite consist of 8 products:

Cowpeas, Spring peas, Lifago buckwheat, Millet, Sunn Hemp, Nitro radish, Sunflower, Abyssinian cabbage

Six way to profit with cover crops:

  • Keep your precious topsoil. It will help protect your soil from erosion.
  • Protect your biggest investment your soil. Some bare soils can reach 140 degrees F on hot summer days. This is hot enough to kill vital soil organisms and stress the crop from both heat and excessive soil moisture evaporation. The residue of a cover crop can protect the soil while cash crops are getting established.
  • Reduce soil compaction and improve you soil structure.
  • Soak up summer rains.
  • Save time and money on fertilizers.
  • Improve soil health through biodiversity. Adding a few different cover crop species to an overall crop rotation, such as cereal rye before soybeans and oats, radishes or crimson clover before corn-improves diversity. Cover crops also suppress unwanted weeds. 
  • N-Cite can fix up to 100 units of nitrogen.

N-Cite Cover Crop Tech Sheet

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Weight 50 lbs