Dr. Larry Teuber at UC Davis did studies under controlled conditionsthat showed
that seedling alfalfa roots grow best at 2 inch average soiltemperatures 69 to ...
Apr 19, 2012 ... The recommended soil pH for an alfalfa stand is 6.8. If lime needs to be applied,
growers should keep in mind that it can take 6-9 months after ...
Sep 1, 2009 ... ... people are thinking about growing alfalfa, some for the first time ever. ... to
scout regularly for weeds to determine when and what to spray.
Feb 25, 2016 ... Prior to planting, you should clean the area, work the soil, and remove any debris
. Pure alfalfa seed can be purchased from most feed supply ...
planting alfalfa in food plots. ... All alfalfa seed should be inoculated immediately
prior to seeding or purchased pre-inoculated. Inoculated seed should be kept ...
In this case, hay and pasture species should be seeded about the time of the last
... If you seed alfalfa without a companion crop in the spring, you may want to ...
Jul 28, 2011 ... Summer is a good time to consider planting alfalfa since insect and weed ...
When inadequate amounts are present in the soil, the new crop will ...
“Scald” often kills alfalfa plants when water stands during bright sunny days.
Oxygen is not available to roots and the water holds in heat. “Scald” usually
When band seeding or when using the no-till seeder, you may reduce
recommended alfalfa seeding rates by one-third. Press wheels used in
conjunction with ...
In other parts of Kansas, planting time is late August or early September. ... When
planting alfalfa, producers should keep the following in mind: Test the soil.