Week of September 6, 2017
Legumes “fix” nitrogen in the soil but they can’t do it without the proper strain of rhizobia bacteria (inoculant). Raw cover crop seed must be inoculated with the proper strain of rhizobia bacteria. All our cover crop seeds list the recommended inoculant to buy for the raw seed. If the seed says “nitrocoated” then the inoculant is already coated around the seed and no further inoculation is needed.