Vetch seeds is a forage crop from the legume family. These seeds are also called sow peas, horse peas, fodder peas, wild peas, chaffinch, passerine peas, goose peas, crane peas, mouse peas, or simply peas. Vetch seeds, like peas and lentils, are eaten, and flour is also made from them. Due to the crop composition, which is based on the dried material, and includes up to 20% protein of plant origin, a small amount of fiber, and dietary fiber, vetch seeds are also used as animal feed.
Vetch Seeds Main Characteristics
The fruit of vetch is a small, broadly linear, on a short stalk, has a swollen pod of light yellow color, less often gray or blackish, reaches 6 cm in length, shortly pubescent or glabrous, with a short, curved nose. Each bean contains 9 seeds. They are about 3 mm in diameter, dark, spherical, slightly flattened. This crop contains a lot of protein, carotene, and fiber.
The technical characteristics of this product are as follows:
- Moisture — up to 14%;
- Weed impurity — max 2%;
- Grain admixture — max 5%.
The mass of 1000 seeds is from 10 to 20 grams.
How to Buy Vetch Seeds in Bulk?
Agroforce, LLC started trading seeds in 2004. We have been working on improving our services and the quality of our products during all this time. And in 2020 we've got a quality certificate from Organic Standard. This is a very honorable moment for us because this valuable certificate proves the highest quality of our seeds. Apart from this, we have all the necessary quality certificates and our products comply with national and international standards. We follow all the existing storage, packaging, and transportation rules to prevent any damage which may spoil our seeds.
We offer an individual approach for every client because your convenience is a top priority for us.
You can choose packs, which are more preferable for you: we have packs of 25 kg, 50 kg, or big bags (1000 kg). Our seeds may be delivered according to such terms as DAP, FCA, CIF, FOB. The shipment process of our products will never cause any problem for you because it is always quick and on time.
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