For over 30 years and counting, FGI has led the forage industry with innovative genetic discoveries, variety developments and cutting-edge technologies. We have been first to market with varieties improving winterhardiness, yield potential, performance and protection against pests.
We develop cutting-edge trait technologies that deliver top-notch performance and results.
Roundup Ready® Alfalfa
The HarvXtra® Alfalfa trait is the most advanced alfalfa trait on the market and the first genetically engineered alfalfa trait developed to maximize quality by reducing the amount of lignin in the plant. HarvXtra® Alfalfa also includes the Roundup Ready® Alfalfa trait. Growers can choose to:
The Roundup Ready® Alfalfa trait delivers unsurpassed weed control during the establishment phase, giving growers the opportunity for:
Use this calculator to discover what the HarvXtra® Alfalfa trait can do for your operation.
FGI became members of Excellence Through Stewardship (ETS) on May 2, 2016. Excellence Through Stewardship is a global industry-coordinated organization that promotes the universal adoption of stewardship programs and quality management systems for the full life cycle of biotech plant products. Stewardship is defined as the responsible management of a product from its inception through its use and ultimate discontinuation. ETS is an independent non-profit organization that promotes the stewardship of biotechnology-derived plant products.
Our Quality Policy:
Forage Genetics is the global leader in value‐added alfalfa. We are stewards of the alfalfa industry, leading the charge to create the best possible alfalfa for every grower. We strive for products that deliver the highest quality alfalfa with the least impact on the land and environment.
Our team brings innovative approaches and technologies to the alfalfa and forage sorghum industry. Data integrity is an organizational core value that aligns and supports our product performance, and ultimate value to the grower. Through industry collaboration in trait education and genetic advancement, we’re ensuring the sustainability of our industry and the quality of our product.
We strive to exceed customer expectations and uphold regulatory, APHIS‐USDA, ETS and industry guidelines. FGI is committed to continually improve the effectiveness of our quality system.