March 21, 2017
· Donations to those impacted by the wildfires in the High Plains continue to pour into collection sites. Some locations report having all the hay donations they need in the short term, so it’s advised to call ahead. Other supplies such as fencing materials, feed supplements, milk replacers, and monetary donations are still being sought...


Feb. 28, 2017
February 7, 2017· In what was a nail-biter competition, the Forage Quiz Bowl team from Penn State defeated the quartet from Kansas State in the final round at the American For...


Jan. 31, 2017
January 3, 2017· According to the World Agricultural Outlook Board’s weekly report, the state with the highest percentage of its hay acreage currently experiencing some leve...


Dec. 27, 2016
· A legislative bill (AB 2504) is being proposed and discussed in California that would require an assessment of not more than 10 cents per pound on alfalfa seed sold in that...


Dec. 20, 2016
Below are examples of alfalfa and grass prices being paid FOB barn/stack (except for those noted as delivered, which is indicated by a "d" in the table below) for selected states at the end of...


Nov. 29, 2016
November 1, 2016· Here in southern Wisconsin, there has yet to be sub-32°F killing frost as we enter November.· A wet October in the West has caused a lot of Plan B’s for hay growers...


Nov. 1, 2016
Glenn ShewmakerExtension Forage SpecialistUniversity of IdahoSeveral inches of rain have made harvest this month a real challenge. A significant acreage of last cutting was either put up a little wet...


Oct. 25, 2016
Thank you for attending the webinar,HarvXtra® Alfalfa with Roundup Ready® Alfalfa Technology, presented by Dr. Mark McCaslin. After answering the nine questions, please press the "DONE" butto...


Oct. 25, 2016
October 10, 2016· Registration is now open for the American Forage and Grassland Council Conference that will be held January 22 to 24 in Roanoke, Va...


Oct. 25, 2016
Steve OrloffFarm Advisor/Siskiyou CountyUniversity of California-ExtensionThe hay season has ended for most alfalfa growers in the intermountain area of Northern California and southern Oregon...