Updated July 19, 2018

Hay Only Forage Blends

Farmer Tested for Higher Yields and Cleaner Fields

With a higher alfalfa content, these blends are suitable for hay but not for grazing.

With a higher alfalfa content, these blends are suitable for hay but not for grazing. Some of our recommended blends include:

DRYLAND CHOICES:

With Alfalfa not suitable for grazing:

  • Premium Hay Max – A very hardy mixture that includes Express Timothy, our high quality leafy timothy, and Alfalfa Blend 10-5, our best alfalfa blend. This blend delivers a multiple-cut hay stand under good management and soil conditions.

    • 65% Alfalfa Blend 10-5

    • 30% Fleet Meadow Bromegrass

    • 5% Express Timothy

  • Saline Hay Max – Productive soils that are demonstrating early signs of salt stress. Has tolerance to increased moisture conditions.

    • 40% Barolex Tall Fescue

    • 40% Rugged ST Alfalfa

    • 20% Carlton Smooth Bromegrass

IRRIGATION CHOICES:

With Alfalfa not suitable for grazing:

  • Maxi – High production blend for producers that want a high performance alfalfa with Timothy. Express Timothy has increased tolerance to low lying areas, and will assist in curing the swath. Alfalfa Blend 10-5, is our best alfalfa blend and will provide high yield under variable conditions.

    • 90% Alfalfa Blend 10-5

    • 10% Express Timothy

  • Premium Hay Max – A very hardy mixture that includes Express Timothy, Fleet Meadow Bromegrass which provides all-season growth, leafiness and palatability, and Alfalfa Blend 10-5, our best alfalfa blend. This blend delivers a multiple-cut hay stand under good management and soil conditions.

    • 65% Alfalfa Blend 10-5

    • 30% Fleet Meadow Bromegrass

    • 5% Express Timothy

  • Saline Hay Max – Productive soils that are demonstrating early signs of salt stress. Has tolerance to increased moisture conditions.

    • 40% Barolex Tall Fescue

    • 40% Rugged ST Alfalfa

    • 20% Carlton Smooth Bromegrass

  • Lowland Max – Ideally used in areas of poor drainage for hay or pasture.

    • 50% Barolex Tall Fescue

    • 30% Marathon Reed Canary Grass

    • 20% Express Timothy