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#3126499 - 01/16/13 11:37 AM Clover?
Travis13
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First off, is white clover good at holding soil and preventing erosion? Also is imperial clover worth the extra price over white clover you can get at Co-Op?
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#3126658 - 01/16/13 01:00 PM Re: Clover? [Re: Travis13]
landman
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For me I buy Imperial
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#3126666 - 01/16/13 01:07 PM Re: Clover? [Re: landman]
Boll Weevil
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I've never planted it on too much of a slope so don't have first-hand knowledge, but expect it might possibly help a little bit with erosion once it was well established.

Also, if you scroll down just a little there's another thread on clover that might be helpful to you.

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#3126696 - 01/16/13 01:18 PM Re: Clover? [Re: Boll Weevil]
smstone22
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Once established it can hold soil well, I have some on a pretty steep slope but do not know the % slope. I like to mix my own at the Co-Op or Farm Supply. I have alittle bit of alot of varities but a typical mix for me would be something like Durana, Resolute, Patriot, and always Cinnamon Red.
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#3126951 - 01/16/13 03:49 PM Re: Clover? [Re: smstone22]
Hunter 257W
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I have several patches of CO-OP clover and several of Imperial Whitetail. The Imperial is definitely eaten much more by deer. I have some patches of CO-OP clover that I have never seen a deer eat.
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#3128091 - 01/17/13 10:16 AM Re: Clover? [Re: Hunter 257W]
bbuck14
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I have planted both and haven't been able to tell adifference in the feeding advantage of one over then other. Both do very well on deer.
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#3129507 - 01/18/13 11:53 AM Re: Clover? [Re: bbuck14]
GOTTA B REALTREE
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I am planning to plant a mixture of durana, patriot, and some type of crimson clover
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