Legumes

Legumes

Legume cover crop seed is your main Nitrogen scavenger. Understanding the best time to use legumes in your cover crop rotation is crucial. View our extensive option of legumes below.

  • Hairy Vetch Seed Picture Hairy Vetch

    Hairy Vetch

    Elk Mound Seed

    $15.99 - $124.00
    An excellent legume when trying to build nitrogen as well as biomass. Great for weed suppression and as a soil conditioner.   Cool season legume Earn up to 100 lbs/acre of nitrogen Seed at 15-20 lbs/acre
    $15.99 - $124.00
  • Crimson Clover Seed Crimson Clover Seed

    Crimson Clover Seed

    Elk Mound Seed

    $189.00
    This annual summer clover provides rapid robust growth along with approximately 50-60 lbs/acre of nitrogen per acre by mid-November.  Crimson clover is a winter annual and will commonly over-winter except for in the Upper-Midwest.  Being a...
    $189.00
  • Berseem Clover Seed Berseem Clover Seed

    Berseem Clover Seed

    Elk Mound Seed

    $145.00
    Berseem clover is recognized by many as the “King of Cover Crops.” Berseem clover produce as much as 3 ton/acre of biomass and as much as 200# of nitrogen/acre. Cool season legume Unmatched biomass to nitrogen fixing yields A non-bloating clover Seed at...
    $145.00
  • Sunn Hemp Seed

    Sunn Hemp Seed

    Elk Mound Seed

    $119.00
    A tropical legume,sunn hemp can produce more than 5,000 lb. dry matter/A and 120 lb. N/A. Sunn hemp is not winter hardy and a hard freeze easily kills it Sow sunn hemp a minimum of nine weeks before the average date of the first fall freeze. It can fill...
    $119.00
  • Cow Pea Seed Cow Pea Seed

    Cow Pea Seed

    Elk Mound Seed

    A warm season legume, builds N Good weed-smothering capabilities Attracts beneficial insects (ie honeybees) A good protein source if used for feed Seed at 30-90 lbs/acre
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  • Mammoth Red Clover Seed Picture Mammoth Red Clover Seed

    Mammoth Red Clover Seed

    Elk Mound Seed

    $179.99
    Best suited for plowdown situations or emergency silage. Can produce as much N as medium red clover. Single cut clover is susceptible to winterkill Produces significant biomass Inoculated with Nitragen Gold
    $179.99
  • Frosty Berseem Clover Seed

    Frosty Berseem Clover Seed

    Elk Mound Seed

    $180.00
    Frosty berseem clover is much more frost tolerant than regular berseem clover, allowing more green later into the fall.  Quickly produces significant forage Cool season, annual legume Protein levels of 20 to 30 percent Can thrive in wet...
    $180.00
  • Keystone Winter Peas

    Keystone Winter Peas

    $79.99
    Keystone Winter Peas are are a newer green-seeded winter pea with enhanced winter hardiness.  Keystone winter peas are a white flowered pea which will result in no presence of anthocyanin.  Anthocyanins are bitter and plants that don't exhibit...
    $79.99