seeds services to diverse industries in our community

Providing Professional seed service, to diverse industries in Western Canada. We have been serving the seed community since 1978.The Co-op is locally owned & operated. Our Services Include: Processing & Marketing of locally grown seed, on site blending & bagging, Handling & Shipping, Hydro Seeding, No order to big or to small. We have a C.F.I.A registered seed Grader, on Staff to ensure "in house" Quality.

FORAGE ADAPTATION AND COMPARISON GUIDE

 

LEGUMES            
  Winter Drought Flooding Salinity Alkalinity Acidity
Forage Use Longevity Hardiness Tolerance Tolerance Tolerance Tolerance Tolerance
                 
Alfalfa Hay / Pasture Long Good Good Long Low to Moderate Moderate to High Long
Alsike Clover Hay / Pasture Short Fair Poor Moderate Low Low to Moderate Moderate
Birdsfoot Trefoil Pasture Long Good Moderate High Low to Moderate Moderate Moderate to High
Cicer Milkvetch Pasture Long Good Moderate to High Low Moderate Moderate Moderate
Kura Clover Pasture Long Good Moderate Moderate Unknown Unknown Unknown
Red Clover Hay / Pasture Short Poor Low High Low Moderate Moderate
Sainfoin Pasture Long Fair High Low Low High Long
Sweet / Clover Hay / Pasture 2 yrs. Fair Moderate to High Low Moderate Moderate Long
White Clover Pasture Short to Long Good Poor Low to Moderate Low Low Moderate
 
GRASSES
                 
Altai Wild Ryegrass Pasture Long Excellent High Low Very High Moderate to High Low to Moderate
Annual (Italian) Ryegrass Hay / Pasture Short annual 1 yr Poor Low High Low Moderate Moderate
Creeping Foxtail Pasture Long Good Low High Moderate Moderate Moderate
Creeping Red Fescue Pasture / Lawn Long Excellent Moderate Moderate Low Moderate Moderate
Crested Wheatgrass Pasture / Hay Long Excellent Moderate to High Low Long to Moderate Moderate to High Long
Dahurian Wild Ryegrass Pasture Short Good Moderate Low High Moderate Long
Tall Fescue Pasture Long Good Moderate to High Moderate to High High High Very High
Kentucky Blue Grass Pasture / Lawn Long Excellent Moderate Moderate Low Low Low
Meadow Bromegrass Hay / Pasture Long Good High Low Low Moderate Moderate
Meadow Fescue Pasture Short to Moderate Good Moderate High Low to Moderate Low Moderate
Meadow Foxtail Pasture Long Good Long High Low Moderate High
Orchard Grass Hay / Pasture Short Fair Moderate Low to Moderate Low Low Moderate

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contact

Fort St John Seed Cleaning Co
10273 East Bypass
Fort St John
BC, V1J 4J3

Tel: 250-785-3904
Fax: 250-785-3903
Email: fsjseed@telus.net

   

 


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