WL 349HQ



Outstanding yield potential and agronomic performance under 4 to -cut harvest management systems (FD=4.4) in various locations throughout dormant alfalfa use areas
• A new day in disease resistance greatly effecting establishment and in-crop performance, WL 349HQ’s perfect Disease Resistance Index (DRI) of 45/45 also includes HR (high resistance) to aphanomyces race 1, race 2, race 3, and HR to anthracnose race 1 and race 5
• Superb winterhardiness (WH=1.7); WL 349HQ delivers excellent cold tolerance and persistence
• WL 349HQ contains “HQ” high-quality feed value levels highly desirable for dairy and cash hay producers
• Enhanced disease package offers expanding yield advantages over competitive checks with added years in production
• WL 349HQ delivers fast recovery in an FD4 package
• Great standability for intensive management systems
• Dark green, fine-stemmed, and a highly palatable HQ variety
• Very well-adapted and selected for use in the Midwest, Northeast, Intermountain regions, Pacific Northwest or Central and Northern Plains of the U.S.

The industry’s first biotechnology-derived reduced-lignin alfalfa trait provides greater harvest flexibility and overall alfalfa quality.

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Roundup Ready® alfalfa varieties allow growers to maximize the genetic potential of their W-L Alfalfa during critical stand establishment and stand life.

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Area of Primary Adaption

Agronomic Traits

Fall Dormancy4.4
Persistence IndexVery High
Recovery After HarvestVery Fast
Traffic ToleranceVery Good
Disease Resistance Index45/45

Key to Charts

HR- High Resistance HQ- High Quality LR- Low Resistance

pest resistance trait

Bacterial WiltHR
Fusarium WiltHR
Phytophthora Root RotHR
Aphanomyces Root RotHR
Aphanomyces Root Rot - Race 1HR
Aphanomyces Root Rot - Race 2HR
Verticillium WiltHR
Pea AphidsR
Stem NematodeR

HR- High Resistance HQ- High Quality LR- Low Resistance

WL 349HQ Outyields the Competition

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For the 2020 growing seasons, growers must direct any product produced from HarvXtra® Alfalfa with Roundup Ready® Technology seed or crops (including hay and hay products) only to US domestic use. It is a violation of national and international law to move material containing biotech traits across boundaries into nations where import is not permitted. Growers should talk to their product purchaser to confirm their buying position for this product.

Due to factors outside of Forage Genetics International’s (FGI) control, such as weather, crop production patterns, and other factors, results to be obtained, including but not limited to yields or financial performance, cannot be predicted or guaranteed by FGI. Results are based upon FGI controlled tests and field trials and public trials. Results may vary.

ALWAYS READ AND FOLLOW PESTICIDE LABEL DIRECTIONS. Roundup Ready® crops contain genes that confer tolerance to glyphosate, the active ingredient in Roundup® brand agricultural herbicides. Roundup® brand agricultural herbicides will kill crops that are not tolerant to glyphosate. Roundup Ready® and Roundup® are trademarks of Monsanto Technology LLC, used under license by Forage Genetics International, LLC. HarvXtra® is a registered trademark of Forage Genetics International, LLC. HarvXtra® Alfalfa with Roundup Ready® Technology is enabled with Technology from The Samuel Roberts Noble Foundation, Inc.