Spring Oats (5 lb.), Cover Crop


Oats are often used as a cover crop in rotation with vegetables because they grow quickly and are easy to terminate. If you plant oats in the early spring, they can be tilled in for a quick source of organic matter. Oats can be planted alone or mixed with a variety of other cover crops for added benefits.

-Plant in fall or spring to provide quick ground cover.

-Broadcast seed and lightly rake the soil.

-Sow 5 lb. per 2,000 sq. ft.