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For more than 35 years, we have bred alfalfa of the highest quality. The Alfalfa Partners® brand is committed to providing our customers the latest seed innovations, industry-leading expertise, and advanced agronomic support. Alfalfa Partners is a brand of S&W Seed Company.

Dormant Alfalfa Seed Varieties

Our dormant alfalfa breeding emphasizes high yield and forage quality, developing hardy alfalfa varieties with plenty of resistance to disease and stress.

Non-Dormant Alfalfa Seed Varieties

Our non-dormant breeding program is focused on maximizing yield regardless of soil and water salinity.



Alfalfa Partners® is dedicated to helping our customers in optimizing their alfalfa production systems to obtain maximum yields and financial success. As with any crop production system, appropriate crop input management is important to the grower’s bottom line and we are here to help.

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Fall Alfalfa Planting

S&W R&D Americas has three breeding stations and a DNA/Tissue Culture Lab. The Alfalfa Breeding Station in Nampa, ID includes 80 acres of field trials and alfalfa seed increases and a modern greenhouse with full pathology lab and screening capability. We also have a state-of-the-art Molecular Lab in Lubbock, TX with ability to manage breeding at the DNA molecular level.

Alfalfa Tips & Tricks

Click the button below to view the latest resources and information on alfalfa seed and best practices. Sharing our knowledge on industry standards and tips & tricks to grow the best alfalfa possible!

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