AmeriStand 518 NT Alfalfa Traffic Tested
Click here to view product information sheet High Yield Potential with Nematode Resistance
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AmeriStand 518 NT * Widely adapted variety with excellent Winter Harvest
* High resistance to nine yield robbing diseases and pests
* Very Fast recovery for frequent harvest schedules under intensive management
Nematodes and Yield Robbers
Stem Nematodes : Infestations can cause stunted plants and thin stands. Under warm, humid conditions, they can migrate into leaf tissue, killing chloroplasts and turning the leaves white. Infestations can cause stunted plants and thin stands. Under warm, humid conditions, they can migrate into leaf tissue, killing chloroplasts and turning leaves white
Root Knot Nematodes : are among the most widespread and economically damaging to alfalfa. They are most abundant in sandy loam soils and infect roots, causing galls and lateral root growth. Bacterial Wilt, Phytophthora root rot, Fusarium wilt and stem nematode damage may be enhanced when Northern Root knot is present.
Plant at 25 pounds per acre.
***Not available it Oregon, Idaho, Utah, Wyoming, Montana, and Washington State***