Fava Bean Cover Crop
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Looking for a top-notch cover crop that will improve your soil health and increase nitrogen levels? Look no further than the amazing Fava Bean Cover Crop!
Fava Bean Cover Crop have one of the highest nitrogen-fixing rates of any crop, making them perfect for improving both sandy and compacted soils. They also boast large, deep roots that help break up heavy clay soils.
For maximum nitrogen benefits, harvest your fava beans at peak bloom and work them back into the soil.
These fast-growing beans can be sown in early spring or fall, and they're even cold hardy enough to withstand temperatures as low as 35°F.
Just beware that people with a condition called glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G6PD) deficiency should avoid handling fava bean seeds or pollen.
50 grams | This packet sows approximately 40 square feet.