Great Lakes/New England Poultry Forage Mix
0.5' - 4'
Colors:Dark Green Medium Green Light Green Medium Blue Light Blue Dark Purple Medium Purple Light Purple Pink Red White
Seeding Rate: Small Pastures: 1 lb./1000 ft²
Large Pastures: 20 lbs./acre
Our Great Lakes/New England Poultry Forage Mix contains a selection of legumes and forbs designed specifically for the cold, icy winters and warm, humid summers found in the areas of northern Minnesota, Wisconsin, Michigan, New York, Vermont, New Hampshire and Maine. This mix produces excellent chicken forage that is naturally low-growing and nutrient-dense. It also contains common flax; a well-known source of omega-3 fatty acids. Ideal for large acreages or small backyard plots. Can also be used as a cover crop. This mix produces a pasture that will contain approximately:
20% White Dutch Clover
20% Strawberry Clover
20% Hairy Vetch
15% Field Pea
10% Common Flax
In an effort to help our customers visualize the finished product, note that the percentages listed above are what you can expect the stand to contain once established. For the contents of this seed mix by weight, please contact us to request a digital copy of the seed tag.