Evermore Alfalfa

  • New FD5/WH2 concept in alfalfa!
  • Rapid regrowth after cutting coupled with excellent winterhardiness
  • Very high yield potential
  • First choice for use under intensive management systems
PLANT CHARACTERISTICS
Fall Dormancy5.0
Leaf TypeTrifoliate

 

MANAGEMENT RECOMMENDATIONS
Planting Rate (pure)15-20 # /A
Planting Rate (mix)8 – 10 # / A
Seeding Dates (Spring)3/1 – 5/15
Seeding Dates (Summer)7/1 – 9/30
Fall Cutting Rates9/1 – 9/30
Minimum Soil pH6.5

 

AGRONOMIC TRAITS
Seeding VigorGood
Hardiness2.0
Drought ToleranceExcellent
Wet Soil ToleranceGood

 

PEST RESISTANCE
AnthracnoseHR
Bacterial WiltHR
Fusarium WiltHR
Verticillium WiltHR
Phytophthora Root RotHR
Spotted Alfalfa AphidHR
Stem NematodeR
AphanomycesHR
Pea AphidHR
N. Root Knot NematodeMR

 

FORAGE YIELD COMPARISONS
ComparisonNo. TrialsEvermore % of Competitor
Evermore vs 53Q609112
Evermore vs Affinity +z13111
Evermore vs WL-325HQ11110
Evermore vs Magnum V12106
Evermore vs 54V545106
Evermore vs Wl-3273103

 

FORAGE QUALITY COMPARISONS
VarietyYearsLbs. Milk/A
Evermore320840
Magnum V318253
53Q60318829
Affinity +Z317984

 

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