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GroundWork All-Purpose Forage, North, 25 lb.

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GroundWork All-Purpose Forage is an excellent source of premium quality hay.

  • Great for high traffic grazing
  • Good source of fiber
  • Area Covered: 1 acre per 25 lb. bag

Specification Description
Brand: GroundWork
Product Type: Grass Seed
Area Covered: 43,560 sq. ft.
Package Size: 25 lb.
Planting Depth: 1/4 in.
Plant Height: 3 in.
Manufacturer Part Number 440FP0018UC-25
GroundWork All-Purpose Forage, North, 25 lb. is rated 4.0 out of 5 by 7.
Rated 4 out of 5 by from did well in southern nj Thought it was killed, as field flooded with brackish water during germination, but a year later and it looks fabulous.
Date published: 2017-04-24
Rated 5 out of 5 by from All-Purpose Forage Grass Seed Mixture (South) 35.29% Fawn Tall Fescue 25.38% Striker Tetraploid Annual Ryegrass 19.19% Potomac Orchard Grass 7.19% Renegade Red Clover 5.27% Crimson Clover* 5.20% Dutch White Clover 0.80% Other Crop Seed 1.58% Inert Matter 0.10% Other Weeds • Attractive green color • Handles traffic well • More heat tolerant to high temperatures • Low Maintenance • Wide area of adaptation • Grows to 4.5 ft. Planting rate: 20-25 lb/acre or 1-2 lb/1000 sq ft. (No inoculant needed) Fawn (Festuca arundinacea) Developed in 1954 for increased pasture forage yield. A good choice for mixing into pastures where short dry periods may occur. Tolerates poor drainage, alkalinity and salinity. In orchards, vineyards, bush berries or other no-till irrigated growing situations, permanent perennial cover crops are a good choice. Perennial clovers are the most widely used varieties of perennial cover crops as they are low-growing nitrogen-fixers that require very little maintenance. Alfalfa also fixes nitrogen and has the added benefit of providing large amounts of top growth used for hay, mulch or compost. Grasses are useful in situations where nitrogen-fixation is not required or desired. They can be mixed with legumes, but the legumes in the mix should not exceed 25% if the mix will be regularly mown, as they tend to overtake the grasses. When irrigating perennial cover crops, use a deep-watering cycle to encourage roots to forage deeply for water, so that they can survive through dry periods. COVER CROP BENEFITS Cover crops, also known as green manures, are one of the cornerstones of ecologically sensible agriculture. Cover crops provide outstanding benefits for the soil, crop and grower including: • Increasing earthworm and beneficial microorganism activity • Bringing deep rooted minerals to the surface for other crops • Increasing the soil's plant-available Nitrogen • Increasing the soil's moisture-holding capacity • Providing habitat, nectar & pollen for beneficial insects • Improving water, root and air penetration in the soil Choking out weeds Providing aesthetic value and color Breaking up subsoil and plowsoles Stabilizing the soil to prevent erosion Reducing populations of pest organisms Increasing organic matter content
Date published: 2015-08-28
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great product Would you please put what kind of seeds are in this.
Date published: 2015-08-20
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Works fine I bought thisa year ago and started a pasture on tilled soil. Takes a while to germinate, was ready to graze in 10 weeks.
Date published: 2015-07-30
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Product Mix? And will someone please suggest that TSC include that information in their specifications list for online search

Asked by: roadsendllamas
This mix contains: 35% Forage Tall Fescue 20% Tetraploid Annual Ryegrass 20% Italian Ryegrass 10% Orchardgrass 5% Bromegrass 5% Alfalfa 5% Red Clover
Answered by: Astroer
Date published: 2018-04-13

What setting should I use on a Scott's broadcast spreader?

Asked by: TheMan419
A setting of 3 will give you a broadcast of 6 feet. Please remember that your walking speed will determine the actual spread.
Answered by: PHailey
Date published: 2017-03-01

will this seed work for deer?? how about st louis mo. ,would you north or south???

Asked by: dicks
Yes, this will work. I recommend using the south mix.
Answered by: Valery
Date published: 2017-04-20

what type of seed is in it alpha, timothy grass ect?

Asked by: Boyboy
This mix contains: 35% Forage Tall Fescue 20% Tetraploid Annual Ryegrass 20% Italian Ryegrass 10% Orchardgrass 5% Bromegrass 5% Alfalfa 5% Red Clover.
Answered by: ErlindaC
Date published: 2018-05-04

Will this work for deer  southern mi.

Asked by: Jpbirsh1
Yes, this will work.
Answered by: ErlindaC
Date published: 2018-04-03

I am in Zone 6B for planting, in the mountains of western NC at 4000 feet elevation.  should I use the northern forage mix or the southern mix for horses?

Asked by: Robinv
Southern Forage Mix is recommended.
Answered by: PHailey
Date published: 2017-02-23

One answer said water until it sprouts. Looking at using to overseed pasture in Wyoming, zone 4, snow or Spring rains on pasture is about it. Will this work? If not what would be suggested?

Asked by: Al76
GW All-Purpose Forage will work fine for your area. It is recommended watering until establishment then as needed.
Answered by: ErlindaC
Date published: 2018-06-21

is this seed mix good for a goat pasture? also can I apply it right over the field or do I need tp plow the field then apply the seed?

Asked by: Junkman
Yes this seed is good for goats. You can broadcast it, but soil contact is very important with watering.
Answered by: KirwinH
Date published: 2018-02-12
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