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Alfalfa

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Alfalfa /ælˈfælfə/, Medicago sativa, also called lucerne, is a perennial flowering plant in the pea family Fabaceae cultivated as an important forage crop in many ...

Common Mistakes in Growing Alfalfa

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Sep 1, 2009 ... With high protein prices, many people are thinking about growing alfalfa, some for the first time ever. While alfalfa can be very profitable, there ...

Growing Alfalfa in the South - the National Alfalfa & Forage Alliance

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These efforts have resulted in the sustainability of high alfalfa yields, forage quality, and persistence ... livestock producers in the South to grow their own alfalfa.

Seeding grasses with alfalfa: This old idea makes cents today : Dairy ...

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Including grasses in some of your new alfalfa seedings is worth considering. Years ago, mixing grasses with alfalfa was standard practice, whether seeding an ...

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May 30, 2012 ... Planting alfalfa with the ford 2000 and john deere grain drill.

Are you Man Enough to plant Alfalfa? - by DeerBuilder.com

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If so, you might be a candidate for growing alfalfa for deer. Read on. Alfalfa originated near Iran but related forms are found scattered over central Asia and into ...

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Jun 3, 2010 ... Dr. Dan Undersander from UW-Madison demonstrates the key points which lead to growing a new stand of alfalfa.

AGR-76: Alfalfa The Queen of the Forage Crops

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Less than ideal soils can be used for growing alfalfa. However, you will need to give more attention to management factors. Also, you should expect lower yields  ...

Alfalfa Management Guide - American Society of Agronomy

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sclerotinia; stand assessment; verticillium wilt, plants. B. Wolfgang Hoffmann, University of. Wisconsin alfalfa plant, page 1; alfalfa flowers. Eric Holub, University ...

Alfalfa Establishment Establishing a Successful Alfalfa Crop

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This guide discusses how to establish a successful alfalfa crop, including soil ... reduce the possibility of planting too ... crop preceding the new alfalfa stand.

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Planting Alfalfa: How To Grow Alfalfa - Gardening Know How

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Feb 25, 2016 ... ... for feeding livestock or as a cover crop and soil conditioner. Read this article to learn more about how to grow alfalfa in your garden area.

Growing Alfalfa - The Small Farm Resource

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Seeding Year - When alfalfa is spring seeded, the first cutting can be made 60 days after .... High alfalfa yields can reduce plant nutrient levels in soil rapidly.

Alfalfa Stand Establishment - Pioneer

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A firm seedbed is critical for successful alfalfa establishment. • Improves seed-to- soil contact. • Keeps seed from being planted too deep. • No-till seeding can be ...