Buckwheat Seed

Buckwheat Seed

Buckwheat Seeds (Fagopyrum esculentum)

Summer annual which can be used as a green manure crop. An early maturing wheat suitable for almost any type soil. Seeds remain on stalk after ripening, providing food over extended period of time. Buckwheat has a short growing season, maturing in 10 to 12 weeks. It is quickly killed by frost. Buckwheat is a short-season cash crop with properties that can make it fit specific situations on your farm. While it is unlikely to be your main crop, it can be a worthwhile part of your overall farm plan.
Reasons For growing buckwheat
  • Fits into rotations at a time when fields might otherwise be idle.
  • Can be grown as a catch crop where another crop failed.
  • Inexpensive to grow because it requires no pesticides and little fertilizer.
  • Can be grown with equipment available on most farms.
  • Requires little attention during the growing season.
  • Mellows the soil and suppresses some weeds.
  • Easily raised Organically, at a premium price.
Buckwheat Seed - 20 Lbs.
$39.50

Buckwheat Seed - 20 Lbs.

Buckwheat Seeds (Fagopyrum esculentum) Variety: MancanSummer annual which can be used as a green manure crop. An early maturing wheat suitable for...

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$39.50
Buckwheat Seed - 10 Lbs.
$27.77

Buckwheat Seed - 10 Lbs.

Buckwheat Seeds (Fagopyrum esculentum) Variety: MancanSummer annual which can be used as a green manure crop. An early maturing wheat suitable for...

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$27.77
Buckwheat Seeds - 50 Lbs.
$94.95

Buckwheat Seeds - 50 Lbs.

Mancan Buckwheat Seeds (Fagopyrum esculentum) Variety: MancanSummer annual which can be used as a green manure crop. An early maturing wheat suita...

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$94.95
Buckwheat Seed - 5 Lbs.
$19.75

Buckwheat Seed - 5 Lbs.

Buckwheat Seeds (Fagopyrum esculentum) Variety: MancanSummer annual which can be used as a green manure crop. An early maturing wheat suitable for...

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$19.75
Buckwheat Seeds - 1 Lb.
$10.95

Buckwheat Seeds - 1 Lb.

Buckwheat Seeds (Fagopyrum esculentum) Variety: MancanSummer annual which can be used as a green manure crop. An early maturing wheat suitable for...

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$10.95