Rainfall throughout the growing season put most alfalfa producers behind two to three weeks for their first, and correspondingly their second, third, and sometimes forth cuttings. Now in mid-September, producers are trying to decide on their remaining fall harvest options and the possible impact on winter survival of the stands.
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Barnhart, Stephen K., "Fall Cutting Management for Alfalfa" (2009). Integrated Crop Management News. 549.
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