Buckwheat is a multi-purpose grain which has been used for hundreds of years. It is very sensitive to cold and easily killed by frost. Buckwheat also is very adapted to a wide range of soils.
We sell Mancan and common buckwheat. Manchan is known for its larger leaves and stems. It is also very vigorous.
|Seeding Rate||40–90 lbs./ac|
|Planting Dates||late spring through early fall|
|Planting Zones (map)||green|
|Optimal pH Range||5.4–6.5|