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Has anyone had any luck overseeding a tired alfalfa stand with triticale in the early fall?

It would be grazed in the winter and then chopped or baled in the spring.


Verified FBN Member (ID)

The first time I tried it on a thinning alfalfa stand I planted about 50 lbs of trit seed, planning on chopping the first cutting and taking...



Verified FBN Member (ND)

I can well imagine that this method should work well.

Verified FBN Member (PA)

Absolutely! I do it every year. makes a lot of tonnage and good forage if made before head emergence.

Verified FBN Member (KS)

I’ve been doing it with spring oats with good success. I have quite a bit of triticale seed so was hoping to use it instead this year

Verified FBN Member (IA)

I have done this with both winter rye ond/or triticale the last couple years and had good success. we have done it both with good and poor a...



Verified FBN Member (MD)

Myself and some others in the area seed all out alfalfa to triticale each fall. Even in new healthy stands.


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