428RR Alfalfa

  • Roundup Ready® Alfalfa
  • Unsurpassed weed control
  • Great forage yield potential
  • Superior forage quality
  • High multifoliate leaf expression
  • Germination salt tolerance
  • Excellent winterhardiness and persistence
  • Perfect 30 out of 30 on the Wisconsin Disease Rating Index

428RR is one of the latest generation Roundup Ready® Alfalfa varieties that lets you produce cleaner, higher quality alfalfa for greater profit potential. The simplicity and improved crop safety of using one herbicide with the widest window of application available, enables you to be in control instead of Mother Nature. 428RR Alfalfa performs well over a wide range of environmental conditions and is adapted to all areas where 3, 4 and 5 fall dormancy varieties are planted. 428RR Alfalfa features a Wisconsin disease index rating of 30/30, high multifoliate leaf expression for improved forage quality, a winter surivial rating of 1.0 and germinating seed salt tolerance. Whether it’s for great forage yields, superior forage quality, or very fast recovery after cutting, 428RR alfalfa is the choice for commercial hay, beef and dairy producers who want to take advantage of Roundup Ready® Alfalfa technology.

DISEASE / INSECT / NEMATODE RATINGS
Bacterial WiltHighly Resistant (HR)5*
Fusarium WiltHighly Resistant (HR)5*
Verticillium WiltHighly Resistant (HR)5*
Anthracnose-Race 1Highly Resistant (HR)5*
Phytophthora Root RotHighly Resistant (HR)5*
Aphanomyces-Race 1Highly Resistant (HR)5*
Pea AphidHighly Resistant (HR)5*
Stem NematodeModerately Resistant (MR)

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

CHARACTERISTICS
Fall Dormancy4.0
Winter Survival1.0 (Excellent)
Salt ToleranceGermination
Root TypeTap
Recovery After CuttingVery Fast

Seed Treatment and Enhancements

All 428RR Alfalfa seed is 34% ALL-Vantage® coated and enhanced with innoculant fungicide, AquaBond® water absorbing polymer and NUTRI-START® micronutrients.

Roundup Ready® Alfalfa

Due to the unique cropping practices do not plant Roundup Ready® Alfalfa in Imperial County, California, pending import approvals and until Forage Genetics International, LLC (FGI) grants express permission for such planting.

Roundup Ready® Alfalfa has pending import approvals. It is a violation of national and international law to move material containing biotech traits across boundaries into nations where import is not permitted. Growers should talk to their grain handler or product purchaser to confirm their buying position for this product.

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