River Refuge Seed

Specializing in Wetland Restoration

 POCO BARLEY                                                                               $0.85 per/lb

TYPE: Annual

HEIGHT: 12-15 inches


SEEDING RATE: Plant 100 lbs per acre


This is a short season, spring planted barley. It works well planted around ponds or can be planted in dry ponds and then flooded. Because it is so short, when planted around your ponds, the ducks will feed in it dry as they can see over it while feeding.

Planting Instructions: Use general ground prep method (click here).  Use After field is prepared, drill 1” deep, 100 lbs. of seed per acre, and roll, if possible. If drill isn’t available, spin spread seed on area to be planted, harrow in seed, then roll, if possible. Apply about 200 lbs. per acre of 46-0-0 fertilizer after planting or work in beforehand.