438RR Alfalfa

  • Roundup Ready® Alfalfa
  • High resistance to Aphanomyces Race 2
  • Unsurpassed weed control
  • Great forage yield potential
  • Superior forage quality
  • High multifoliate leaf expression
  • Excellent winterhardiness and persistence

438RR alfalfa 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. 438RR 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. With high resistance to Aphanomyces Race 2, 438RR alfalfa features a Wisconsin disease index rating of 35/35 and is also resistant to stem nematodes. Whether it’s for great forage yields, superior forage quality or very fast recovery after cutting, 438RR is the choice for commercial hay, beef and dairy producers who want to take advantage of Roundup Ready® Alfalfa technology.

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*
Aphanomyces-Race 2Highly Resistant (HR)5*
Wisconsin Disease Index35 out of 35
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.

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

Seed Treatment and Enhancements

All 438RR 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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