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Elk Mound Seed Custom Mixes CRP & NRCS Mixes

Elk Mound Seed is a full line seed company that will help landowners with their CRP and NRCS mixes. We mix seed at no cost and provide our customers with competitive pricing, accurate tagging and specie identification.

No matter how large or small, we’ve been around the block custom mixing seed for years.

View some common Wisconsin CRP mixes to the right.

Wicsonsin Mixes

Seeding Rate: 4.94 lb/Acre (23.9 Seeds/ft2)

SCIENTIFIC NAME COMMON NAME
% of Mix
Seeds/ft2
Rate/Acre
GRASSES:
Andropogon gerardii Big Bluestem
20.25%
3.7
1.00
PLS lb
Elymus canadensis Canada Wild Rye
20.25%
1.9
1.00
PLS lb
Panicum virgatum Switchgrass
10.13%
2.6
0.50
PLS lb
Schizachyrium scoparium Little Bluestem
25.32%
6.9
1.25
PLS lb
Sorghastrum nutans Indiangrass
20.25%
4.4
1.00
PLS lb
FORBS:
Monarda fistulosa Wild Bergamot
1.27%
1.6
1.00
PLS oz
Ratibida pinnata Yellow Coneflower
1.27%
0.7
1.00
PLS oz
Rudbeckia hirta Black-eyed Susan
1.27%
2.1
1.00
PLS oz

Seeding Rate: 4.75 lb/Acre (22.3 Seeds/ft2)

SCIENTIFIC NAME COMMON NAME
% of Mix
Seeds/ft2
Rate/Acre
GRASSES:
Andropogon gerardii Big Bluestem
10.53%
1.8
0.50
PLS lb
Bouteloua curtipendula Sideoats Grama
21.05%
2.2
1.00
PLS lb
Panicum virgatum Switchgrass
10.53%
2.6
0.50
PLS lb
Schizachyrium scoparium Little Bluestem
31.58%
8.3
1.50
PLS lb
Sorghastrum nutans Indiangrass
21.05%
2.2
1.00
PLS lb
FORBS:
Dalea purpurea Purple Prairie Clover
2.63%
0.7
2.00
PLS oz
Monarda fistulosa Wild Bergamot
1.32%
1.6
1.00
PLS oz
Ratibida pinnata Yellow Coneflower
1.32%
0.7
1.00
PLS oz

Seeding Rate: 5.75 lb/Acre (23.9 Seeds/ft2)

SCIENTIFIC NAME COMMON NAME
% of Mix
Seeds/ft2
Rate/Acre
GRASSES:
Andropogon gerardii Big Bluestem
17.39%
3.7
1.00
PLS lb
Bouteloua curtipendula Sideoats Grama
30.43%
3.9
1.75
PLS lb
Schizachyrium scoparium Little Bluestem
30.43%
9.6
1.75
PLS lb
Sorghastrum nutans Indiangrass
17.39%
4.4
1.00
PLS lb
FORBS:
Dalea purpurea Purple Prairie Clover
2.17%
0.7
2.00
PLS oz
Ratibida pinnata Yellow Coneflower
1.09%
0.7
1.00
PLS oz
Solidago rigida Stiff Goldenrod
1.09%
0.9
1.00
PLS oz

Seeding Rate: 5.19 lb/Acre (21.6 Seeds/ft2)

SCIENTIFIC NAME COMMON NAME
% of Mix
Seeds/ft2
Rate/Acre
GRASSES:
Andropogon gerardii Big Bluestem
28.92%
5.5
1.50
PLS lb
Elymus virginicus Virginia Wild Rye
19.28%
1.5
1.00
PLS lb
Panicum virgatum Switchgrass
19.28%
5.1
1.00
PLS lb
Sorghastrum nutans Indiangrass
19.28%
4.4
1.00
PLS lb
Spartina pectinata Prairie Cord Grass
9.64%
1.2
0.50
PLS lb
FORBS:
Aster novae-angliae New England Aster
1.20%
1.5
1.00
PLS oz
Monarda fistulosa Wild Bergamot
1.20%
1.6
1.00
PLS oz
Ratibida pinnata Yellow Coneflower
1.20%
0.7
1.00
PLS oz

Seeding Rate: 4.92 lb/Acre (29.1 Seeds/ft2)

SCIENTIFIC NAME COMMON NAME
% of Mix
Seeds/ft2
Rate/Acre
GRASSES:
Andropogon gerardii Big Bluestem
20.32%
3.7
1.00
PLS lb
Elymus canadensis Canada Wild Rye
10.16%
1.0
0.50
PLS lb
Panicum virgatum Switchgrass
10.16%
2.6
0.50
PLS lb
Schizachyrium scoparium Little Bluestem
30.48%
8.3
1.50
PLS lb
Sorghastrum nutans Indiangrass
20.32%
4.4
1.00
PLS lb
FORBS:
Aster azureus Sky Blue Aster
0.63%
0.9
0.50
PLS oz
Aster novae-angliae New England Aster
0.63%
0.8
0.50
PLS oz
Dalea purpurea Purple Prairie Clover
1.27%
0.3
1.00
PLS oz
Heliopsis helianthoides Ox-eye Sunflower
1.27%
0.1
1.00
PLS oz
Liatris pycnostachya Prairie Blazingstar
1.27%
0.3
1.00
PLS oz
Monarda fistulosa Wild Bergamot
0.63%
0.8
0.50
PLS oz
Ratibida pinnata Yellow Coneflower
0.63%
0.3
0.50
PLS oz
Rudbeckia hirta Black-eyed Susan
0.63%
1.1
0.50
PLS oz
Silphium integrifolium Rosin Weed
1.27%
0.0
1.00
PLS oz
Veronicastrum virginicum Culver’s Root
0.32%
4.6
0.25
PLS oz

Seeding Rate: 4.63 lb/Acre (38.2 Seeds/ft2)

SCIENTIFIC NAME COMMON NAME
% of Mix
Seeds/ft2
Rate/Acre
GRASSES:
Bouteloua curtipendula Sideoats Grama
21.62%
2.2
1.00
PLS lb
Schizachyrium scoparium Little Bluestem
21.62%
5.5
1.00
PLS lb
FORBS:
Aster laevis Smooth Blue Aster
4.05%
3.8
3.00
PLS oz
Aster novae-angliae New England Aster
4.05%
4.5
3.00
PLS oz
Dalea purpurea Purple Prairie Clover
8.11%
2.1
6.00
PLS oz
Eryngium yuccifolium Rattlesnake Master
8.11%
1.0
6.00
PLS oz
Liatris pycnostachya Prairie Blazingstar
5.41%
1.0
4.00
PLS oz
Penstemon digitalis Foxglove Beardtongue
5.41%
11.9
4.00
PLS oz
Ratibida pinnata Yellow Coneflower
1.35%
0.7
1.00
PLS oz
Solidago rigida Stiff Goldenrod
4.05%
2.8
3.00
PLS oz
Tradescantia ohiensis Ohio Spiderwort
8.11%
1.1
6.00
PLS oz
Zizia aurea Golden Alexanders
8.11%
1.5
6.00
PLS oz

Seeding Rate: 4.31 lb/Acre (38.3 Seeds/ft2)

SCIENTIFIC NAME COMMON NAME
% of Mix
Seeds/ft2
Rate/Acre
GRASSES:
Bouteloua curtipendula Sideoats Grama
23.19%
2.2
1.00
PLS lb
Schizachyrium scoparium Little Bluestem
23.19%
5.5
1.00
PLS lb
FORBS:
Aster laevis Smooth Blue Aster
2.90%
2.5
2.00
PLS oz
Dalea purpurea Purple Prairie Clover
8.70%
2.1
6.00
PLS oz
Desmodium illinoense Illinois Tick Trefoil
7.25%
0.5
5.00
PLS oz
Eryngium yuccifolium Rattlesnake Master
8.70%
1.0
6.00
PLS oz
Liatris pycnostachya Prairie Blazingstar
4.35%
0.8
3.00
PLS oz
Potentilla arguta Prairie Cinquefoil
2.90%
10.6
2.00
PLS oz
Ratibida pinnata Yellow Coneflower
1.45%
0.7
1.00
PLS oz
Solidago rigida Stiff Goldenrod
4.35%
2.8
3.00
PLS oz
Solidago speciosa Showy Goldenrod
5.80%
8.7
4.00
PLS oz
Tradescantia ohiensis Ohio Spiderwort
7.25%
0.9
5.00
PLS oz

Seeding Rate: 5.55 lb/Acre (23.3 Seeds/ft2)

SCIENTIFIC NAME COMMON NAME
% of Mix
Seeds/ft2
Rate/Acre
GRASSES:
Bouteloua curtipendula Sideoats Grama
36.06%
4.4
2.00
PLS lb
Elymus canadensis Canada Wild Rye
9.01%
1.0
0.50
PLS lb
Schizachyrium scoparium Little Bluestem
36.06%
11.0
2.00
PLS lb
Sorghastrum nutans Indiangrass
9.01%
2.2
0.50
PLS lb
FORBS:
Dalea purpurea Purple Prairie Clover
2.25%
0.7
0.13
PLS lb
Echinacea purpurea Purple Coneflower
1.13%
0.2
0.06
PLS lb
Helianthus occidentalis Western Sunflower
1.13%
0.3
0.06
PLS lb
Lespedeza capitata Round-headed Bush Clover
2.25%
0.4
0.13
PLS lb
Ratibida pinnata Yellow Coneflower
1.13%
0.7
0.06
PLS lb
Rudbeckia hirta Black-eyed Susan
0.85%
1.6
0.05
PLS lb
Solidago rigida Stiff Goldenrod
1.13%
0.9
0.06
PLS lb

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