green manure in spring


I have recently taken on an allotment. I would like to cover sections with green manure could anyone say which is best for spring cover and any other tips on same.
Thank you Sheila

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Feb 11, 2012
Green manure NEW
by: hotchaiguy

I have planted a rye grass the last two years and it grows well and when turned under in the Spring, it stays under and doesn't try to grow again.

Mar 20, 2012
Growing a cover crop for spring NEW
by: ~ Megan

Yes, and just to add to that, have a read of the information here, which may give you more ideas:
Garden Materials then go to Mulching, and Green Mulch.

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