Deutsche Saatveredelung AG (DSV)
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FLEETWOOD

Alfalfa (Medicago sativa)

When it comes to crude protein

Maturity Groupintermediate

FLEETWOOD is an Alfalfa variety with the highest crude protein content in its segment (BSA-Score 7). Other important characteristics are the good winter hardiness and the good yield performances.

Characteristics

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Official German variety list 2013 (Beschreibende Sortenliste 2013)

CharacteristicScore
Dry matter production at the beginning5 (intermediate)
Beginning of flowering4 (early to intermediate)
Tendency for winter damage5 (intermediate)
Tendency for lodging 6 (intermediate to strong)
Dry matter yield - total5 (intermediate)
Dry matter yield - 1. cut5 (intermediate)
Dry matter yield - following cuts6 (intermediate to high)
Crude protein content7 (high)
All specified information is given to the best of our knowledge and belief, but without guarantee on completeness and correctness. Despite care we cannot guarantee that the described characteristics are repeatable / comprehensive in agricultural practice in each case. Deutsche Saatveredelung AG excludes adhesion for damage or claims for damages, resulting of the use for the variety specified in this description.