SF Force 7-2
SF Force 7-2 is a new winter activity 7 lucerne from the same breeder as SF Force 7.
It is a dual-purpose variety suited to both intensive and extensive livestock production or use as a hay variety. It has improved yield over SF Force 7 and most other activity 7 varieties, and has an excellent pest and disease resistance package.
SF Force 7-2 is an ideal replacement for SF Force 7 and other activity 7 lucerne varieties where more focus is on grazing.
Very high yielding
Suited to in situ grazing
Excellent shoulder activity
More cuts or grazing per year
Improved pest and disease resistance
Maintains high yields under humid conditions
- Improved persistence
Longer stand life for a highly winter active variety
Forage EBVs – compared to industry standards*
|RELATIVE YIELD*||APHIDS||LEAF AND STEM DISEASES||NEMATODES|
|SF Force 7-2||7||104||HR||HR||HR||HR||HR||MR||HR||MR|
|SF Force 7||7||101||HR||–||HR||HR||HR||MR||HR||HR|
* Yield mean 5 trials 2013 Aberdeen, 2014 Tamworth, 2017 Gatton, Shepparton, Forbes (interim)
Dairy, sheep & beef