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IPM3 - Companion Crops

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IPM3 Beetle Blaster Companion Crop Seed Mixture

Description
IPM3 Beetle Blaster Companion Crop Seed Mixture
June Delivery

Description

The large canopy of Buckwheat establishes fast and provides effective physical protection, whilst the natural odour of Fenugreek masks the smell of the OSR crops. 
 
  • Suitable for Sustainable Farming Incentive (SFI): IPM3
  • Frost sensitive varieties to guarantee no regrowth 
  • Nutrient scavaging and N fixing properties 
  • High vigour and rapid establishment 

 Sowing rate: 10kg/ha 
Mixture Details

Mixture Details

70% LIFAGO Buckwheat, 30% Fenugreek
Pack quantity
20kg
Pack Pack Price
1-4 £58.00 £2.90/kg
5-20 Save 5% £55.00 £2.75/kg
21+ Save 10% £52.00 £2.60/kg

IPM3 Fix and Protect Companion Crop Seed Mixture

Description
IPM3 Fix and Protect Companion Crop Seed Mixture
June Delivery

Description

The deep taproots of Berseem Clover help improve the soil structure whilst the large canopy of Buckwheat disguises the growing OSR plants.

  • Suitable for Sustainable Farming Incentive (SFI): IPM3
  • Nitrogen fixing properties 
  • No regrowth with frost tender varieties 
  • Rapid germination and establishment 

Sowing rate: 10kg/ha 
Mixture Details

Mixture Details

40% TABOR Berseem Clover, 60% LIFAGO Buckwheat
Pack quantity
20kg
Pack Pack Price
1-4 £85.00 £4.25/kg
5-20 Save 5% £80.00 £4.00/kg
21+ Save 10% £76.00 £3.80/kg

IPM3 Shielder Companion Crop Seed Mixture

Description
IPM3 Shielder Companion Crop Seed Mixture
June Delivery

Description

The all-in-one companion crop. A combination of frost tender, deep-rooted and large canopied varieties fully protects the OSR crop from predators. 

  • Suitable for Sustainable Farming Incentive (SFI): IPM3
  • A strong odour to deter flea beetle 
  • Large, dense canopy to disguise the OSR crops 
  • Deep taproots to encourage rapid establishment 

Sowing rate: 10kg/ha 
Mixture Details

Mixture Details

50% LIFAGO Buckwheat, 25% TABOR Berseem Clover, 25% Fenugreek
Pack quantity
20kg
Pack Pack Price
1-4 £76.00 £3.80/kg
5-20 Save 5% £72.00 £3.60/kg
21+ Save 10% £68.00 £3.40/kg

Fenugreek Seed (Trigonella foenum-graecum)

Description
Fenugreek Seed (Trigonella foenum-graecum)
June Delivery

Description

  • Suitable for Sustainable Farming Incentive (SFI): IPM3
  • Provides a natural odour to deter predators on young OSR crops
  • A quick-growing annual which is easily taken out by frosts
  • Sow from July to September
  • Nitrogen-fixing properties
  • Commonly grown alongside OSR as a companion crop

Sowing rate: 10kg/ha 
Pack quantity
25kg
Pack Pack Price
1-4 £75.00 £3.00/kg
5-20 Save 5% £71.00 £2.84/kg
21+ Save 10% £67.00 £2.68/kg

LIFAGO Buckwheat Seed (Fagopyrum tataricum)

Description
LIFAGO Buckwheat Seed (Fagopyrum tataricum)
June Delivery

Description

  • Suitable for Sustainable Farming Incentive (SFI): IPM3
  • Faster and more vigorous growth than other Buckwheat varieties 
  • Provides a larger leaf canopy
  • Dense canopy to provide physical shelter from flea beetle 
  • Rapid establishment and vigour 
  • Scavenges phosphates from the soil for future crops 

Sowing rate: 10kg/ha 
Pack quantity
25kg
Pack Pack Price
1-4 £75.00 £3.00/kg
5-20 Save 5% £71.00 £2.84/kg
21+ Save 10% £67.00 £2.68/kg

TABOR Berseem Clover Seed (Trifolium alexandrinum)

Description
TABOR Berseem Clover Seed (Trifolium alexandrinum)
June Delivery

Description

  • Suitable for Sustainable Farming Incentive (SFI): IPM3
  • Fast-growing, single-cut variety quickly taken out by frosts to avoid further regrowth
  • Can be used as a short term cover crop or companion crop 
  • Nitrogen fixing legume 
  • Not frost tolerant and can be compatible with other legumes and grasses 

Sowing rate: 15kg/ha
Pack quantity
15kg
Pack Pack Price
1-4 £94.00 £6.27/kg
5-20 Save 5% £89.00 £5.93/kg
21+ Save 10% £84.00 £5.60/kg

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