|Lucern Alfalfa - Medicago sativa - Luzerne - Luzerne - Luzerne|
|20-30 kg/ha as main crop, 18-24 kg/ha as cover crop|
|Spring till early summer|
|Basal fertilizer application (P/K)|
Alfalfa is mainly used as a forage crop. Alfalfa is very productive and rich in protein. It has good drought tolerance and it improves the structure of the soil through its wide and depp root system. In case of early sowing without cover crops, two cuts are possible in the first year. In the subsequent years, 3 to 4 cuts can be obtained.