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Is the glyphosate resistant alfalfa seeding rate different than conventional varieties?

No.   NDSU recommends a general seeding rate of 10 lbs/acre of alfalfa for both glyphosate resistant alfalfa and conventional varieties.   Glyphosate resistant varieties have a thicker seed coating and therefore are heavier than conventional varieties.

Source: Dr. Marisol Berti, NDSU Dept. of Plant Science, personal communication, 2014.

 

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