One of the most important autumn crops, sowing of Vetch in Greece thrives in deep, rich soils, loamy texture. The quantity of seed per acre, depending on the size of the seed and depending on if the crop is intended for production of grain or hay.
Vetch is primarily:
Green manure crop
The Vetch is from the most suitable plants for fruit, hay and pasture, alone or intercropping with cereals has proved the most suitable plant crops in rotation with cereals in dry farmland that have been exhausted by the continuous cultivation of wheat and barley.
Ideal for grazing in the late spring.