Table 1. Variety Characteristics

Table 1. Characteristics of cover crop varieties evaluated during 2020-2021.
GroupCommon NameVariety/HybridCompanySeeding Depth (in)Early Planted TrialLate Planted Trial
BrassicaHybrid (turnip x rapeseed)VivantMountain View Seeds0.25 – 0.511
BrassicaRadishAerifiMountain View Seeds0.25 – 0.511
BrassicaRadishCCS-779Smith Seed Services0.25 – 0.51
BrassicaRadishDrillerGrasslandOregon0.25 – 0.51
BrassicaRadishFragiBlasterSmith Seed Services0.25 – 0.51
BrassicaTurnipJackpot Mountain View Seeds0.25 – 0.511
CerealCereal RyeBates RS4Noble Foundation01-Feb11
CerealCereal RyeElbonNoble Foundation01-Feb11
CerealCereal RyeNF95319BNoble Foundation01-Feb11
CerealCereal RyeNF97325Noble Foundation01-Feb11
CerealCereal RyeNF99362Noble Foundation01-Feb11
CerealCereal RyeTriCal RayTriCal Superior Forage01-Feb1
CerealCereal RyeYankeeGreen Cover Seed01-Feb11
CerealTriticaleTriCal EXP 20T06TriCal Superior Forage01-Feb1
CerealTriticaleTriCal EXP 21T01TriCal Superior Forage01-Feb1
CerealTriticaleTriCal Flex 719TriCal Superior Forage01-Feb1
CerealTriticaleTriCal SurgeTriCal Superior Forage01-Feb1
CerealWheatTN1902Univ. of TN01-Feb11
LegumeClover, BalansaFIXatioNGrasslandOregon0.25 – 0.51
LegumeClover, BalansaParadanaSmith Seed Services0.25 – 0.511
LegumeClover, BalansaTaipanSmith Seed Services0.25 – 0.511
LegumeClover, BalansaViperSmith Seed Services0.25 – 0.511
LegumeClover, BerseemFrostyGrasslandOregon0.25 – 0.51
LegumeClover, BerseemLightningSmith Seed Services0.25 – 0.511
LegumeClover, Crimson*UF_CC_17Univ. of FL0.25 – 0.51
LegumeClover, CrimsonDixieSmith Seed Services0.25 – 0.511
LegumeClover, CrimsonKentucky PrideGrasslandOregon0.25 – 0.51
LegumeClover, PersianGO-PER-12GrasslandOregon0.25 – 0.51
LegumeClover, RedDynamiteGrasslandOregon0.25 – 0.51
LegumeClover, RedQ (FL24D)GrasslandOregon0.25 – 0.51
LegumeClover, White*UF_WC_LateOcoeeUniv. of FL0.25 – 0.51
LegumeClover, White*UF_WC_ML17Univ. of FL0.25 – 0.51
LegumeVetch, HairyAU MeritSmith Seed Services01-Feb11
LegumeVetch, HairyPatagoniaSmith Seed Services01-Feb11
LegumeVetch, HairyWinterKingSmith Seed Services01-Feb11
LegumeWinter PeaSurvivorGrasslandOregon01-Feb1
MixCereal Rye + Crimson CloverBates RS4 (10%) + Dixie (90%)Mix0.25 – 0.511
MixCereal Rye + Hairy VetchBates RS4 (10%) + AU Merit (90%)Mix01-Feb11
MixCereal Rye + Crimson CloverBates RS4 (20%) + Dixie (80%)Mix0.25 – 0.511
MixCereal Rye + Hairy VetchBates RS4 (20%) + AU Merit (80%)Mix01-Feb11
MixCereal Rye + Crimson CloverYankee (20%) + Dixie (80%)Mix0.25 – 0.511
MixCereal Rye + Hairy VetchYankee (20%) + AU Merit (80%)Mix01-Feb11
MixWheat + Crimson CloverTN1902 (20%) + Dixie (80%)Mix0.25 – 0.511
MixWheat + Hairy VetchTN1902 (20%) + AU Merit (80%)Mix01-Feb11
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