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4010 BR

​Description

4010 BR delivers branch rooted characteristics with superior disease resistance to deliver superior performance in wet soils. The root system of 4010 BR has been selected for a greater degree of the branch rooted trait which helps keep more of the root system above the water table and better secures the plant in the ground when freezing and thawing occurs. 4010 BR would allow alfalfa to be more persistent and productive in areas not usually considered for hay production.

Characteristics

Variety

4010 BR

Use

Hay

Root Habit

Branch Rooted

Plant Type

Upright

Preferred Growing Conditions

Widely adapted. Does well with higher water table

Production Period

Spring - Fall

Key Features

  • Branch rooted to tolerate wet soils
  • Highly resistant to 6 major diseases
  • Resistant to Aphanomyces Root Rot (Race 2)
  • High forage yield
  • Very persistent

Limitations

  • Bloat hazard