FALCATA  ALFALFA  SEED

YELLOW FLOWER FALCATA CAN INCREASE   
FORAGE PRODUCTION IN A RANGE PASTURE 
                                                                         

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Why should I plant falcata?
Has the seed been tested?
Why not use regular alfalfa?
How much moisture is required for falcata?
Where can I get falcata seed?
How do I plant falcata?


ANSWERS
Why should I plant falcata?
Since alfalfa is a legume it can add nitrogen to the soil and benefit the grasses
that are present as well as providing a high protien feed souce itself.

Has the seed been tested?
Yes. The University of Wyoming Analysis Laboratory at Powell Wyoming has
tested the seed.

Why not use regular alfalfa for range interseeding?
Most varieties will not persist under range conditions.

How much moisture is required for falcata?
Falcata has grown for nearly a century in an area that receives from 15-20 inches
of  moisture. Twelve inches would probaly be close to the minimum.

Where can I get falcata seed?
Seed is available from Wind River Seed at (307) 568-3361 or 1 800-967-1798.

How do I plant falcata?
Falcata can be planted in a variety of ways from drills to broadcast seeders. For
more information call.

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