This mixture is designed for the dry baling enthusiasts. Bale dry hay in 3 days or less! No waxy cuticles on the cut hay will contribute to less tedding and raking, making this hay mix a pleaser. This mixture is thoughtfully designed with five components to dry down easy. High yielding Potato Leaf Hopper Alfalfa balanced with Inavale & Echelon Orchardgrass that will persist well. Meadow Brome, which is early maturing but holds quality well and is drought tolerant and persistent. A small amount of early maturing Timothy is also included.
pH range—prefers soils that are 6.0 and higher.
Cutting Management: Cut leaving a 3-4 inch stubble height.
With good management and proper soils, This mixture should last a 3-7 years. Consistent early harvest of the alfalfa will shorten the alfalfa stand life, to make it last long-er, let alfalfa fully mature.
Good. Grasses are more tolerant than the alfalfa.