Fodder radish At a glance
Fodder radish (Raphanus sativus) is a cruciferous green manure which grows 80 cm to 110 cm tall. Fodder radish is sown in the second half of August. Thanks to its rapid development and good ground cover, weeds are suppressed well. After the first winter frost, fodder radish can be easily ploughed under. Fodder radish is an excellent catch crop for controlling nematodes.