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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.

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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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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...

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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 (PA)

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

Verified FBN Member (ND)

I can well imagine that this method should work well.

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...

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