Alfalfa

The alfalfa is a protein rich legume, resistant to drought and self-sufficient on nitrogen. 

The queen of the forage

Thanks to its many agronomic and nutritional benefits, alfalfa is a top fodder: alfalfa is a winter hardy plant, drought resistant, persistent, input saving, self-sufficient on nitrogen and moreover with it is a very good protein, mineral, vitamin and digestible fibre supplier; what could be better? 

Thus, this legume is perfectly suitable for livestock and a good way to reach the protein autonomy of the herd.

35 years of alfalfa breeding

When choosing a Cérience alfalfa variety, you benefit from 35 years of experience and breeding.

First European breeder of alfalfa, we have registered many varieties and several of them are still widespread in France and Europe: Occitane, Tequilla, Milky Max, Galaxie, etc.

Our breeding criteria are currently evolving to follow the climatic changes and to meet the needs of food self-sufficiency for the cattle breeders. The association of varieties is one of the innovations you will find in our catalogue.

Pre-Inoculated Seeds

Cérience is the creator of the S.A.S Gold seed technology. It is a seed coating combining pre-inoculation and micro nutrition. This innovation boosts crop emergence and secures the implantation of alfalfa.

Right Dosage of Seedlings

Our alfalfa seeds can be packed in Précidose®. Each Précidose® contains the perfect quantity of seed for half a hectare. The good way to ease and optimise your seedlings!