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Brassica blend as biofumigant
act as a natural biofumigant and can help to control
problems such as nematodes, sclerotinia, and excessive
weeds by breaking down glucosinolates into isothiocyanates
ITC levels are
typically higher in the roots than in the tops of the
plant. With this in mind, Santa Maria Seeds has
developed a blend of brassicas that offers greater root
mass than a standard mustard crop.
BRASSICA BLEND” is also later
maturing than most mustards, allowing more time for re-entry and
possibly avoiding seeding before incorporation. It has proven to
be extremely beneficial as a rotation crop when other brassicas
are not present.