GET XTRA CONTROL AND XTRA QUALITY WHERE IT COUNTS.
HarvXtra® Alfalfa with Roundup Ready® Technology can increase your cutting flexibility giving you higher quality or increased yield potential. Conventional alfalfa breeding doesn’t compete with those valuable Xtras.
HarvXtra Alfalfa delivers a higher RFQ and NDFd than conventional varieties cut on the same day. On average, 14-18 percent higher forage quality (RFQ) and NDFD across cuttings than conventional varieties harvest at the same stage of maturity.1
1Data comes from FGI trials comparing HarvXtra Alfalfa with Roundup Ready Technology 2017 FD4 commercial varieties to FD4 commercial checks. Trials were seeded in 2013 and harvested in 2014, 2015 and 2016 in Boone, IA; Mt. Joy, PA; Nampa, ID; Touchet, WA; and West Salem, WI. Yield increase is directly correlated to the ability to delay harvest.
If your operation needs more tonnage, you have the flexibility to achieve up to a 20% higher yield at harvest2 by extending your cutting window up to 10 days.
2Data comes from an FGI trial in West Salem, WI, comparing three cuttings at 35-day intervals to four cuttings at 28-day intervals, with the three-cut system yielding 26% more over the life of the stand. Trials were seeded in 2013 and harvested in 2014, 2015 and 2016. Yield increase is directly correlated to the ability to delay harvest.
Roundup Ready® Technology delivers unsurpassed weed control and crop safety.
HarvXtra Alfalfa with Roundup Ready Technology puts you back in charge of your cutting schedule.