Magnitude Alfalfa

  • Very high forage yield potential
  • Superior forage quality
  • High multifoliate leaf expression
  • Excellent winterhardiness and persistence
  • 30 out of 30 on the Wisconsin Disease Rating Index

Magnitude raises the alfalfa performance bar another notch higher with excellent yield potential, quality, persistence and a great disease/insect resistance package. Magnitude is well adapted to a wide range of environmental conditions from the Great Plains to the Northeast, wherever Fall Dormancy 3 and 4 varieties are planted. Whether it’s for intensive cutting management schedules or more traditional harvest management, Magnitude is the top choice for commercial hay, beef and dairy producers.

DISEASE / INSECT / NEMATODE RATINGS
Bacterial WiltHighly Resistant (HR) 5*
Fusarium WiltHighly Resistant (HR) 5*
Verticillium WiltHighly Resistant (MR) 5*
Anthracnose-Race 1Highly Resistant (MR) 5*
Phytophthora Root RotHighly Resistant (MR) 5*
Aphanomyces-Race 1Highly Resistant (MR) 5*
Wisconsin Disease Index30 out of 30
Pea AphidResistant (R)
Spotted Alfalfa AphidResistant (R)
Stem 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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