SF Force 4 - Lucerne


SF Force 4


SF Force 4 comprises multi-stemmed plants with an upright growth habit. It maintains high numbers of leaves along its stems. SF Force 4 shows good early growth and long term persistence, and has excellent cold and drought tolerance.

Agronomic Features:

  • New Zealand's favourite lucerne
  • Winter activity rating of 4
  • High leaf to stem ratio
  • Robust variety under cutting and grazing
  • Quality forage with high yields

Stock Suitability

All types

Sowing Rate

8 - 12 kg/ha of freshly inoculated seed.

Up to 6 kg/ha in mixes.

Feed available

On the international lucerne dormancy scale of 1-10 (1 = highly winter dormant, 10 = highly winter active) SF Force 4 is a winter dormant variety. SF Force 4 produces large amounts of high quality feed, through mid-late spring, summer and autumn.