A forage variety of soybean, 'Laredo' is often grown in food plots for game animals in the south and central United States. This variety is also grown as soybean hay for dairy farmers and as a summer cover crop. 'Laredo' is not they best choice for eating or for oil production.
Each packet contains 0.25 ounces.
Sow seeds about one inch deep, three to four inches apart. Although you can plant in rows, they can be planted densely and allowed to form a canopy. This will help control weed growth. Soybeans are tolerant of drought and poor soil since they fix nitrogen. They will, however, benefit from fertile soil.
Soybean flowers are perfect (self-fertile) and cross pollination is almost non-existent, making saving seed easy. Allow pods to fully develop and dry on the plants.
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