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Tips for putting alfalfa to bed for the winter

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Top alfalfa growers know the timing of fall alfalfa harvest can determine the over-wintering of the crop and its regrowth the following spring.  

Winter kill is the single biggest factor in determining the longevity of alfalfa stand viability over a period of years. The key to maintaining a healthy crop during cold winter months is to build its root and crown nutrient reserves, allowing for a good survival ...




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