Organic Aroostook Winter Rye


An early-heading variety currently favored in organic no-till systems with a roller-crimper.

  • USDA-selected winter rye variety
  • Excellent as cover crop after full-season crops
  • Good spring recovery and early-season vigor
  • Very tall variety, early maturity
  • No-till planting rate: 3-4 bu/acre
  • Call for Price on Semi Load Quantity

$22.50 / 50lb Bag

Quantity Price
1 - 9 $22.50
10 - 39 $20.50
40 - 199 $20.00
200+ $19.50

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Organic Aroostook Winter Rye
Performance Table
VarietyWinter HardinessDays to HeadingPlant HtStraw StrengthErgotTest Wt.Grain Protein2019 Yield (bu/A)Avg Yield 3 yrs (bu/A)
Organic Aroostook Winter Rye50-100120-15025-7518,000Aug-Nov½- ¾ inchNO
Organic Aroostook Winter Rye1169442IDID
Hazlet Winter Rye256624965.979.9
ND Dylan Winter Rye248829762.579
Danko Winter Rye141131765.983.3
ND Gardner Winter Rye34993975577.4
KWS Bono Hybrid Rye461111984.2115.6
KWS Brasetto Hybrid Rye281129975.4104.6
KWS Serafino Hybrid Winter Rye291123988.3116.5
KWS Tayo Hybrid Rye2721139124.4119.3
KWS Progas Hybrid Rye2IDTallIDIDIDID
Aroostook Winter Rye1169442IDID
Organic Spooner Winter Rye519649474.669.9

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Additional information

Weight 51 lbs
Dimensions 18 × 5 × 38 in
Purchase Options

1-9 Bags, 10-39 Bags, 40-199 Bags, 200+ Bags