Planting reclaimed fields

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Re: Planting reclaimed fields

Post by skyhightree1 » Wed Nov 06, 2019 8:45 pm

ValleyView wrote:
Wed Nov 06, 2019 12:07 am

You bet! Good to know. Any particular reason you broadcasted the wheat but drilled the fescue, did it have to do with varying seeding depths or ease of mixing seeds? I have drilled wheat and broadcasted annual rye in my own pastures but haven’t put down fescue as of yet. I almost did, but opted for rye instead bc of cost. I have wondered how a wheat/fescue mix would do and the possible issues of trying to plant both at the same time.
Na my planter could do it both at the same time but I had already mixed the wheat seed in with the line and fertilizer that's generally what I do. In the spring I spray nitrogen and it makes dn good hay too good cows eat the bale up fast has a sweet smell to it

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