Forage First Guide      I      Summer Select Guide

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NexGrow 6497R Alfalfa

Top quality for dairy and cash hay producers

Agronomic Features

Yield Cuts: 4+

Fall Growth: Late Fall Dormancy

Stand Persistence: Excellent

Early Seedling Growth: Very Good

Drought Stress: Very Good

Recovery After Cutting: Fast

Forage Quality: Excellent

Salt Tolerance: Germination

Disease Rating Index: 30/30

Plant Characteristics

Growth Habit: Upright

Fineness of Stem: Very Fine

Leafiness Very: High Leaf to Stem Ratio

Leaf Retention: Excellent

Plant Color: Very Dark Green


Scale 1-9, where 9 = best or most pronounced

Phytophthora Root Rot
Verticillium Wilt
Fusarium Wilt
Aphanomyces Race 1
Pea Aphid
Stem Nematode
Bacterial wilt
  • Herbicide-tolerant replacement for Liberator and 6443RR.
  • Maximum yield potential, quality and/or milk per acre potential.
  • High multifoliate expression for maximum quality.
  • The Roundup Ready® Alfalfa trait provides optimal weed
    control, making crop management easier than ever before.
    It helps produce better feed quality and stand during
    establishment while increasing yield potential. 
  • Resistance to N. Root Knot Nematode.