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6409HVXR

HARVXTRA® ALFALFA GIVES GROWERS THE ABILITY TO BETTER MANAGE THE YIELD-VERSUS-QUALITY TRADEOFF

  • HarvXtra Alfalfa has on average 12-15% less lignin and 12-15% higher neutral detergent fiber digestibility (NDFd) and relative forage quality (RFQ) than conventional alfalfa harvested at the same sta
  • HarvXtra Alfalfa is stacked with the Roundup Ready® Technology for unsurpassed weed control with excellent crop safety
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WINTER SURVIVAL & ADAPTATION

Fall Dormancy 4
Winter Hardiness 1.4

Disease Tolerance

Bacterial Wilt High Resistance
Verticillium Wilt High Resistance
Fusarium Wilt High Resistance
Anthracnose High Resistance
Phytophthora Root Rot High Resistance
Aphanomyces Root Rot High Resistance
Disease Rating Index 30

Plant Characteristics

Growth Habit Upright
Fineness of Stem Very Fine
Leafiness V. High Leaf to Stem Ratio
Leaf Retention Very Good
Plant Color Very Dark Green

AGRONOMIC FEATURES

Yield Cuts 3-5
Fall Growth Dormant
Stand Persistence Very Good
Early Seedling Growth Very Good
Drought Stress Very Good
Recovery After Cutting Fast
Forage Quality Excellent

Pest Resistance

Pea Aphid Moderate Resistance
Spotted Aphid High Resistance
Blue Aphid
Leafhopper Yellowing
Stem Nematode Moderate Resistance
N. Root Knot Nematode
S. Root Knot Nematode