EXPERIENCE AND KNOWLEDGE IN LUCERNE VARIETIES
From the very beginning Produsem was founded and managed by farmers focused in marketing the highest quality forages. Lucerne was the key business unit due to the strategic agreement that was settled with INTA.
For more than 60 years, Produsem is a well-known seed company with strong relation with INTA. This provides the best and well adapted Lucerne varieties.
All the varieties are locally tested looking for the best alternative to each farmer need.
The main agronomics traits that are selected for are.
- High production during winter according to the maturity group
- More leaf retention
- Excellent stalk/leaves ratio
- Grazing and haying tolerance
- Plant Vigour
- Frost tolerance
- Regrowth rate
- Drought tolerance
- Pests and Diseases tolerance
Produsem agreement with INTA is still active and on duty to new farmer’s challenges