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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 ...

www.pioneer.com/home/site/us/silage-zone/alfalfa_plant/late_summer_seeding

Late summer can be an excellent time to establish alfalfa and can result in excellent and productive stands next spring. ... Plant when soil conditions are right.

www.dairyherd.com/dairy-resources/Timing-of-planting-key-to-successful-alfalfa-establishment-148196685.html

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 ...

www.noble.org/news/publications/ag-news-and-views/2009/september/common-mistakes-in-growing-alfalfa

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.

www.midwestproducer.com/news/crop/spring-is-a-good-time-to-plant-alfalfa-in-kansas/article_29a4d428-7384-11e1-b7e0-0019bb2963f4.html

Mar 21, 2012 ... Growers should make sure there are no weeds growing when alfalfa is planted and make sure there is no herbicide carryover from a previous ...

www.aces.uiuc.edu/vista/html_pubs/grassroots/planting.html

If you seed alfalfa without a companion crop in the spring, you may want to use higher seeding rates. Higher rates have proven economical when alfalfa was ...

www.agweb.com/article/8-tips-for-planting-fall-alfalfa-NAA-ben-potter

Aug 15, 2016 ... Planting alfalfa this summer or fall? Romulo ... Lollato and Min say farmers should consider the following eight tips to optimize their alfalfa: 1.

extensionpublications.unl.edu/assets/pdf/g2247.pdf

roots eventually will grow into the subsurface soils. Preplant is the best time to apply manure and lime (when needed) for alfalfa. Incorporate both into the soil ...

www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/vegetables/alfalfa/growing-alfalfa.htm

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 ...