Our Southwest Desert Poultry Forage Blend contains a selection of legumes and forbs designed specifically for the hot, dry climate of southeastern California, southern Nevada, Arizona, and southwestern New Mexico. This blend produces excellent chicken forage that is naturally low-growing and nutrient-dense. It also contains common flax; a well-known source of omega-3 fatty acids. Ideal for large acreages or small backyard plots. Can also be used as a cover crop.
This blend produces a pasture that will contain approximately:
20% White Dutch Clover • 20% Alsike Clover • 20% Red Clover
15% Alfalfa • 15% Field Pea • 10% Common Flax
Seeding Rate: Small Pastures: 1 lb./1000 ft²
Seeding Rate: Large Pastures: 20 lbs./acre