Buckwheat is a quick growing summer annual that enhances soils with poor fertility. It also mineralizes subsurface phosphorus and makes it plant available for following crops. Beneficial insects, especially bees, are attracted to buckwheat flowers as well. Buckwheat is also a good option for suppressing weeds with its quick growth.
Planting Timing: After last frost- August 15
Broadcast: 40 ** Listed rates are for Monocultures, rates are reduced in mixes.