Late summer alfalfa harvest? Take Labor Day off!
Lawrence, Joe; Cherney, Jerry; Hunter, Mike
Alfalfa harvest schedule is an annual discussion as day length begins to shorten and with many areas facing short forage supplies the topic has even greater emphasis. The bottom line is that the underlying principles for risk to an alfalfa crop remain the same regardless of forage inventories; however, your tolerance for the risk involved certainly changes based on forage needs.
alfalfa; harvest; management; forage