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tillage-radish-resource-guide

TILLAGEMAX MIXES

Tillage Radish®

CCS Crimson Clover

Coated and

preinoculated

THIS MIX IS EXCELLENT FOR:

3 Spring N production

3 Generally restoring soil health

3 Relieving compaction

Excellent N Scavenging and Fertilizer Reduction

The high performance DAYTONA mix delivers benefits of Tillage Radish®,

the only proven yield-boosting cover crop radish, and absorbs soil nitrogen

and other key nutrients with its unique taproot that grows 30” and deeper.

CCS Crimson Clover converts atmospheric nitrogen into plant available

nitrogen, helping reduce fertilizer input while improving soil health by

adding organic matter. Maximum N is achieved at the first flowering of

CCS Crimson Clover.

PLANTING TIPS & SEEDING RATE

Planting: Plant 3-10 weeks prior to first killing frost

Seeding Depth: 0.25”- 1”

Comparable seed on Drill chart is Alfalfa.

Small seed box can be used

Seeding Rate:

- Drilling: 10 lbs/acre

- Broadcast / Aerial: 13 lbs/acre

- Precision Planting (15” with 1.5” in-row): 8 lbs/acre

(Kinze Brush Meter with Backing Plate - 60 Cell Milo Plate)

- For Forage: Increase rate to 13 lbs/acre

Control: Tillage Radish® winter kills with 3 nights in the midteens.

CCS Crimson Clover can be controlled by a spring burndown

with one pint of 2,4-D type herbicide along with one quart

glyphosate.

FORAGE POTENTIAL

Seeding rate 13 lbs. To maximize forage potential, harvest at early bloom.

VARIETY % Moisture %CP % ADF % NDF NDFd % Sugar TDN Nel RFV

DAYTONA 87.9 18.8 21.8 30.3 --- 13.8 69.2 .72 221

CP Crude protein

ADF Acid detergent fiber

NDF Neutral detergent fiber

NDFd 30 hour in-vitro neutral detergent fiber digestibility

TDN

NEL

RFV

Total digestible nutrients

Net energy lactation

Relative feed value

These observations are based on reliable research, testing and verification. Data available on request. CoverCropSolutions.com

1-800-767-9441 38 CoverCropSolutions.com

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