Forage Base Deer & Turkey
Habitat Mixture for Deer and Turkeys
High protein mix provides grazing into summer months.
Purchase Forage Base Deer & Turkey
|Height Range:||24 - 36 inches|
|Seeding Rate:||Broadcast: 1 Lb. / 1,500 sq ft or 25-30 Lbs. / Ac | Drilled: 20 Lbs. / Ac|
A good forage base is one of the components necessary to attract and hold deer. Others include a grain base, a tree and shrub area, and a good water supply. This mixture of high protein forages will provide grazing into summer months when needed for weight gain and antler growth. These plants also provide forage and brood cover for wild turkeys.
Plant in spring or late summer near one or more of the above areas for best results. This mixture is best suited for well-drained soils and will also provide good erosion control.
Species included: Ladino Clover, Medium Red Clover, Crimson Clover, Annual Ryegrass, Alfalfa, Timothy, Alsike Clover, Forage Chicory, Orchardgrass.