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Octane

High Octane Yield

Supercharge your hay production with Octane, the high forage yielding leader that consistently produces more dry matter and milk per acre. Its stability and persistence deliver high performance year after year. Octane's dense, dark green canopy and 60% multi-foliate expression is a standout in any field. Octane is selected for high forage dry matter yield, high forage milk per acre, high NDF and disease resistance.

Explosive Disease Resistance & Winterhardiness

Scoring a perfect 35/35 on the Disease Ratings Index (DRI), Octane is highly resistant to all diseases including Aphanomyces Races 1 & 2. Octane is a fall dormancy class 3 (FD 3) tap root, with exceptional winterhardiness that is comparable to creeping root alfalfa.

Characteristics

Variety

Octane

Use

Hay

Root Habit

Tap Rooted

Plant Type

Upright

Preferred Growing Conditions

Widely adapted

Production Period

Spring-Fall

Key Features

  • Consistently high yield
  • Excellent persistence
  • Disease resistance

Limitations

  • Bloat hazard
  • Needs good drainage