MatchClover SELECTION TOOL Page: http://forages.oregonstate.edu/matchclover/selectiontool
The SELECTION TOOL section of MatchClover provides a Decision Support Tool for selecting the “right” clover for your location, climate, soil, intended use, and management level. Several choices within each section will be possible. When each section choices have been indicated, the clovers suitable for your conditions will be identified.
Location: zipcode, state and county, latitude and longitude
Climate: USDA plant hardiness zone, PRISM temperature and precipitation grids, annual precipitation, ave min and max temp
Soil: USDA WebSoilSurvey, SSURGO grids, soil test information
Intended Use: forage (hay, silage, grazing), monoculture or mixture, soil improvement (green manure), soil protection (cover crop), pollinators, beautification
Management Level: optimal, moderate, minimal
Species Characteristics for Matching: climate tolerances, soil tolerances, suitability for various uses and management level