Sunn Hemp for Deer

Sunn Hemp for Deer

Sunn hemp (Crotalaria juncea) is a warm-season annual legume that has garnered attention from food plotters in recent years in the everlasting search for the new magic deer forage. Sunn hemp is a tropical/sub-tropical plant native to India. Research trials for this species date back to the 1930s in the United States, but more recent interest has investigated sunn hemp’s performance as a cover crop and green manure. Sunn hemp has shown great ability to increase soil organic matter and add nitrogen to the soil for use by... read more

by Ryan Basinger on March 11, 2016 14 Comments

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