Mancan Buckwheat Seed (Fagopyrum Esculentum)

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Buckwheat Seeds (Fagopyrum Esculentum)
Summer annual which can be used as a green manure crop. An early maturing wheat suitable for almost any type soil. Seeds remain on stalk after ripening, providing food over extended period of time. Buckwheat has a short growing season, maturing in 10 to 12 weeks. It is quickly killed by frost. Buckwheat is a short-season cash crop with properties that can make it fit specific situations on your farm. While it is unlikely to be your main crop, it can be a worthwhile part of your overall farm plan.

Reasons For growing buckwheat:

• Fits into rotations at a time when fields might otherwise be idle.
• Can be grown as a catch crop where another crop failed.
• Inexpensive to grow because it requires no pesticides and little fertilizer.
• Can be grown with equipment available on most farms.
• Requires little attention during the growing season.
• Mellows the soil and suppresses some weeds.
• Easily raised Organically, at a premium price.



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Jul 20, 2017 by nsb12201
thank you very much for the seeds
May 13, 2017 by Jane McBride
Super fast and secure shipping! Seeds look great. I haven't planted them yet but I'm sure we'll get a good yield. Would purchase again.
Apr 20, 2017 by April Suzanne Durfee Landon
Seeds arrived, planted, and already emerging. A very good start. Great vendor- Thanks!
Sep 27, 2016 by adjtrinkets

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