by Wayne Flanary, regional agronomist
Now is the time to over-seed legumes into your pastures. Research indicates that frost seeding is best if done by mid-February. Legumes may be spread on the soil surface and the freezing thawing action of winter incorporates the legumes into the soil so they can germinate in the spring.
There are several advantages to using legumes in pastures. First, legumes can be substituted for nitrogen