Albert Lea Seed

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Non-GMO Alfalfa Varieties

Alfalfa is a tap-rooted, multi-cut, perennial forage legume. It is very productive, drought tolerant, widely adapted, and is the second most commonly planted forage legume in the world. We carry a wide range of alfalfa varieties to fit most farming situations and budgets.  
Alfalfa Agronomic Basics

Foregrazer V

Traffic-Tolerant

Dual Purpose Hay and Graze

  • Sunken crowns for more protection from hoof and/or wheel traffic
  • Exceptional disease resistance with Aphanomyces Races 1 & 2 resistance
  • Flexible for grazing or 3-, 4-, or 5-cuts/year
  • Excellent forage quality with very high yield potential
  • Coated with Apex Green Hydroloc (OMRI-approved)

Matrix Creeping

Creeping Alfalfa

Creeping Alfalfa with Disease Resistance!

  • Strong yields and high quality with a second-to-none creeping habit (spreads by roots)
  • On lighter soils and drier conditions, can out-yield tap-rooted varieties
  • The first creeping alfalfa with excellent all-around disease resistance for wetter soils (DRI=25/30)
  • Has some tolerance to frost heaving and ice sheeting (FD=2)
  • Begins creeping habit sooner than any other creeping alfalfa
  • Inoculated with PreVail (OMRI-approved)

Nitrogen Brand

Plowdown Alfalfa

High Fall Dormancy Alfalfa for Plowdown
  • An improved alfalfa variety bred for maximum one-year biomass production & N-fixation
  • Excellent leaf retention & forage quality
  • Very high Fall Dormancy rating (FD=9.0)
  • Best used on well drained soils as a single season hay field or plowdown crop
  • Will winterkill in the upper-Midwest
  • Coated with Apex Green Hydroloc (OMRI-approved)

Viking 3100 Brand

Yield & Value

Yield and Value for 3-Cut System


  • Historically our best-selling alfalfa
  • Ideal for 2- or 3-cut harvest systems
  • Good yielding and good recovery after cutting (FD=3.0)
  • Very good winter hardiness (WSI=2.6) and Disease Resistance Index (28/30) provides good persistence
  • Inoculated with Prevail (OMRI-approved)

Vernal

Winterhardy

Good Choice for 2-Cut System on Light Soil

  • Excellent winter hardiness
  • Low disease tolerance; best suited for well drained acres
  • Economical option for hay or plowdown
  • Inoculated with Prevail (OMRI-approved)

Honest John Brand

Good Value

Quality Alfalfa With a Trace of Clover

  • A blend of high-yielding, disease-resistant alfalfas with good winter hardiness
  • Well-adapted for haylage or dry hay across the upper-Midwest
  • Some lots contain > 3% red clover-listed clearly on the tag
  • Inoculated with Prevail (OMRI-approved)

Viking 392AP Brand

Best Disease Resistance

One Alfalfa to Rule Them All


  • Maximize your yield, quality and survival from the toughest ground to the most productive
  • Top-yielding 4-cut variety with excellent forage quality, great choice for dairy or beef cows
  • Resistance to Aphanomyces Race 2 and 3 for your wet ground
  • Branch rooted trait for more lateral roots and better performance on wet soils
  • Sunken crowns means less damage from wheel or hoof traffic
  • Coated with Apex Green Hydroloc (OMRI-approved)

Viking 372HD Brand

Exceptional Yield & Digestiblity

Exceptional Yield With Exceptional Digestibility

  • One of the highest yielding alfalfas in our line up. Period
  • Exceptional digestibility for more milk per acre
  • Very fast recovery ideal for 4- or 5-cut systems
  • Excellent forage quality, even in late harvest
  • Excellent disease tolerance (DRI=30/30) allows for planting on a wide range of soil types
  • Coated with Apex Green Hydroloc (OMRI-approved)

WL 358LH

Next Generation Leafhopper Resistance!

Best Leafhopper-Resistant Alfalfa Available



  • Industry's leading 'Eighth Generation' leafhopper resistance
  • When compared to conventional varieties, WL 358LH can tolerate over TEN time the level of potato leafhoppers
  • Consistently outyields WL 353LH and is a direct replacement for it
  • Superb yields and quality under 4-, and 5-cut systems
  • Superior digestibility produces more milk and beef and greater profitability
  • Very winter hardy (WSI=2.0) and strong persistence provides long stand life
  • Dark-green, fine-stemmed, and highly digestible plants make high quality hay
  • A “perfect” Disease Resistance Index of 30/30
  • Coated with Apex Green Seed Hydroloc (OMRI-approved)

Viking 342LH

Leafhopper Protection

Got Leafhoppers? No Problem

  • 'Seventh Generation' leafhopper resistance
  • Excellent forage quality
  • Great yields and recovery in a 3- to 4-cut harvest system
  • Coated with Apex Green Hydroloc (OMRI-approved)

Viking 330M Brand

Multileaf

Yield and Quality For 3- or 4-Cut Systems

  • High-quality, FD4, multi-leaf alfalfa
  • Good all-around disease resistance
  • Very good yields, quick recovery
  • Good choice for dairy-quality hay
  • Inoculated with PreVail (OMRI-approved)

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