Package of Johnny's Selected Seeds
Package of Johnny's Selected Seeds

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Cold Tolerant

Cold Tolerant

Variety does well at lower temperatures and may even be frost hardy.

Organic Seeds and Supplies

Organic Seeds and Supplies

For seeds, OG means "organically grown" and signifies seeds harvested
from plants grown organically, without synthetic fertilizers or
pesticides and according to National Organic Program standards.
For supplies, OG signifies products that are approved for use in growing certified organic crops; supplies are listed by OMRI (Organic Materials Review Institute) when noted in the product description.

Winter Rye (Common) (OG)
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Winter Rye (Common) (OG)

968G

Product ID: 968G

Hardiest winter cover crop to prevent soil erosion and add organic matter.

If rye grain or straw is desired, sow in fall for midsummer harvest. For green manure, sow anytime spring through midfall at 4-6 lb./1,000 sq.ft. (60-120 lb./acre). Organically grown. Avg. 19,900 seeds/lb. Organically grown. Avg. 19,900 seeds/lb.

Product Price Qty
968G1 Pound  $5.30 
968G5 Pounds  $11.30 
968G25 Pounds  $20.50 
968G50 Pounds  $37.50 

Quick Facts

Days to Maturity or Bloom:   330-345 grain

Plant Cycle:   (A)  

Product Symbols:

Cold Tolerant   Organic Seeds and Supplies  

Shipping Information & Notes

SHIPPING NOTE: 25-lb. and 50-lb. sizes ship via ground transportation. The appropriate "Zone" additional shipping charges will be added at checkout. Please remember to provide a street address.

SHIPPING NOTE: Orders to Canada require phytosanitary inspection. The cost for this inspection starts at $125.00 USD.

Farm Seed & Cover Crops | Comparison Chart

Note: Additional shipping charges apply to the sizes listed below, and will be added to your final total.

Product Size Zone A Zone B Zone C Zone D
25 Pounds $6.00 $13.00 $41.00 $21.50
50 Pounds $9.00 $20.00 $81.00 $32.00

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Growing Information

Grains

CULTURE: Sow the seeds at the time, rate, and depth specified specified for each variety listed.
FOR GREEN MANURE: Till in at any growth stage.
FOR ORNAMENTAL USE OR GRAIN HARVEST: Cut the plants near the base when most of the green color has turned brown and the seeds are hardening (no longer milky).
SEED SPECS: Planting rates are listed in the comparison chart.


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