The Great Trait

HarvXtra® alfalfa trait reduces lignin content in alfalfa, giving the grower the flexibility to produce higher-quality forage or delay to maximize yield potential. 

Potential Benefits of HarvXtra® Alfalfa with Roundup Ready® Technology

Forage quality advantage

  • Maintain current harvest schedule 
  • Higher likelihood of harvesting premium quality hay

Delayed harvest

  • Fewer harvests/lower harvest costs
  • Higher forage yield
  • Improved persistence


  • Increased harvest timing flexibility
  • Manage around weather issues at harvest

Roundup Ready® Technology

  • Proven performance
  • Superior weed control during establishment
  • Simple and flexible application

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