Just in time for your Fall cleanup, we now offer Organic Cover Crop! This mix of Vetch and Winter Rye will improve your garden in myriad ways:
-Helps stabilize your garden soil
-Prevents water runoff
-Adds organic matter to the soil that was removed by nutrient-hungry vegetables.
-Adds microorganisms, which help prevent disease organisms.
-Takes up excess soil nitrogen and returns it to the soil when it is turned under.
-Encourages beneficial insects.
This mix is 75% Rye and 25% Vetch. Sprinkle it over your garden according to your needs:
-Lightly distributed if you're just trying to add nutrients back into the soil.
-More densely distributed to prevent weeds or control water runoff.
1/2 lb will cover a few raised garden beds.
1 lb can cover a small backyard garden.