FSG429SN Alfalfa

  • High resistance to stem nematode
  • Outstanding forage yield & quality potential
  • Excellent winterhardiness and persistence
  • High multifoliate leaf expression
  • Perfect 30/30 Wisconsin DRI rating

FSG 429SN alfalfa is an exceptional variety developed in the West to meet the needs of Western hay growers. Nematodes have always been associated with reducing alfalfa yield, quality and stand persistence. With its high stem nematode resistance combined with a disease index rating of 30/30, FSG 429SN has the performance characteristics necessary for outstanding yield, quality and long stand life. FSG 429SN is adapted to a wide range of environmental conditions and is suited for all areas where 3 and 4 fall dormancy varieties are grown. When deciding on the best premium alfalfa variety available, FSG 429SN is the answer.

DISEASE / INSECT / NEMATODE RATINGS
Bacterial Wilt Highly Resistant (HR) 5*
Fusarium Wilt Highly Resistant (HR) 5*
Verticillium Wilt Highly Resistant (HR) 5*
Anthracnose-Race 1 Highly Resistant (HR) 5*
Phytophthora Root Rot Highly Resistant (HR) 5*
Aphanomyces-Race 1 Highly Resistant (HR) 5*
Wisconsin Disease Index 30 out of 30
Pea Aphid Resistant (R)
Stem Nematode Highly Resistant (HR)
N. Root Knot Nematode Resistant (R)

*Based on the Wisconsin Disease Rating Index. This is a 1 to 5 ranking with 5 being the best.

CHARACTERISTICS
Fall Dormancy 4.0
Winter Survival 2.0 (Very Good)
Root Type Tap
Recovery After Cutting Very Fast

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