Lucerne varieties


Excellent forage quality
  • Dormancy Class: 5.0
  • High protein yield
  • Allround variety
  • Six approvals means a versatile variety
Packshot lucerne

Barenbrug present a proven variety from the breeding programm in France. This variety is listed in France on the Herbebook since 2002. This variety shows proven results for many years.

High dry matter yields with good protein content
Protein content is the best characteristic from this variety. It shows a high protein content per kilogram dry matter. This content can be used in rations with high energy content to add expensive protein in the ration. Protein is expensive to buy as a concentrate. With this variety, a farmers is able to produce a high quality protein silage.

Allround variety
Alexis is a proven variety listed in many countries. That means a very versatile and allround variety suitable for almost all circumstances! Alexis is a stable producing variety which can add value to any farm!


Guaranteed top yields with Yellow Jacket Nitrogenerator
Yellow Jacket Nitrogenerator is Barenbrug’s seed enhancement technology for lucerne. Using new technology, high levels of effective Rhizobia are embedded in a protective polymer matrix. Together with a nutrient booster containing all essential minerals and trace elements, this product is designed to improve establishment and increase forage production.

Reasons to use Yellow Jacket Nitrogenerator:

  • Improved establishment under difficult conditions.
  • Better use of available water and soil moisture.
  • Increased disease resistance.
  • Improved nitrogen fixation.
  • Increased forage and protein yield.

For extra information about Yellow Jacket Nitrogenerator, click here.

Sowing rate (seeding) 25 - 30 kg/ha
Packaging 25 kg bags
Sowing period WEG
Forage WEG
Dry matter yield 4
Winter hardiness 4
Protein% 5
Digestibility 3
Nematodes 5