Hood River Seed

SCALA- Brown Mustard

Scala brown mustard can be used as a biofumigant, a miner of nutrients as well as a green manure crop. Scala is also the choice brown mustard for a frost tolerant crop to suppress weeds and improve soil structure. When used for biofumigation, Scala is effective against pithium, rhyzoctonia and verticillium wilt.

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LUDIQUE - White Mustard
Ludique, white mustard is a new white mustard variety used in the cover crop industry. Ludique is used not only to control nematodes in the soil, such as the sugar beet nematode (Heterodera schachtii), but also to help control fungal pathogens in the soil such as rhizoctonia, sclerotinia and pythium through the practice of biofumigation. Ludique is an early maturing variety with approximately 40-50 days from seedling emergence to time of incorporation into the soil. Ludique can also be used to improve soil organic matter through the addition of green manure.

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