Spring Oats

Crop TypeCool Season Grass
Seeds / Lb15,000
Minimum Germination Temperature38F

Spring oats are a terrific plant that gets out of the ground quick which helps in knocking back weeds. They’re also a great option when wanting to graze in the summertime and contribute in the residue building process. Spring oats also have a dense, fibrous root system which helps in building soil structure. It needs to be noted that oats, like other small grains, can have issues with nitrates in drought situations.

Nitrogen Scavenger4
Soil Builder4
Prevent Erosion4
Weed Suppression5
Quick Growth5
Lasting Residue3
Make P and K Available3
Loosen Topsoil4
Suppress Disease3
Attract Beneficial Insects1

1 = Poor and 5 = Excellent