● Fast Growing, Easy To Fit in Any Rotation
● Nitrogen Fixing Warm Season Legume
● Nematode Resistance and Suppressant
● Non-Toxic Variety - Highly Palatable Forage
Au Golden Sunhemp is a fast growing warm season annual legume. It typically grows 6-8 ft tall, will produce 4-5 tons of biomass and has the abitiy to fix 120 – 150 units of N per acre. With it’s rapid growth AU Golden Sunn Hemp will smother and suppress weeds and is resistant to many plant parasitic nematodes including Root-knot and Reniform nematodes.
AU Golden is the only commercially available variety of Sunn Hemp seed that is produced in the continental United States. AU Golden’s forage is also non-toxic and can be fed to livestock and used as game food. All other commercial sources of Sunn Hemp are imported from the tropics from unknown genetics and according to published research could have plant toxicity.
Beware of VNS (Variety Not Stated) or Common (Imported) seed, not all Crotlaria species are the same. AU Golden is a certified seed variety with certified genetics for