Forage Peas - Arvika

(Pisum sativum)

  • Grows well with most forage cereals like oats, triticale and barley
  • Rapid establishment
  • Adaptable to most soil types – well drained
  • Medium-late flowering variety
  • High quality forage
  • Very palatable
  • Good resistance to diseases

    Arvika is suitable for producing fresh fodder, hay, and can also be used as a cover crop or green manure. High protein content ensures good feeding quality in most fodder systems. Arvika also enrich the soil with air nitrogen and is ideal for crop rotation.


    Agronomical traits

    • Sowing time:
      -  Ideal sowing time would be from end of April to mid June – moisture depending.
      -  Forage Peas can be susceptible to leaf and stem diseases with early establishments.
    • Sowing quantities:
      -  Pure stand: 100 – 120kg/ha
      -  In mixtures: 25 – 35kg/ha

     

    Key features

    • Grows well with most forage cereals like oats, triticale and barley
    • Rapid establishment
    • Adaptable to most soil types – well drained
    • Medium-late flowering variety
    • High quality forage
    • Very palatable
    • Good resistance to diseases
    Specifications