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 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*
Wisconsin Disease Index30 out of 30
Pea AphidResistant (R)
Stem NematodeHighly Resistant (HR)
N. Root Knot NematodeResistant (R)

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

CHARACTERISTICS
Fall Dormancy4.0
Winter Survival2.0 (Very Good)
Root TypeTap
Recovery After CuttingVery Fast

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