July 4, 2017
July 4, 2017· A bit surprising: The USDA June Acreage report forecasts a 1.3 percent rise in U.S. alfalfa acres for 2017. All-hay acres rise by only 0.1 percent.·...


June 27, 2017
June 6, 2017· Wilbur-Ellis Agribusiness, a marketer and distributor of crop protection, seed, and nutritional products, has announced an agreement with S&W Seed Company to prov...


June 6, 2017
2017 National Forage Week...


May 30, 2017
A hearty congratulations to University of Georgia forage specialist Dennis Hancock for receiving the 2017 Walter Barnard Hill Award...


April 18, 2017
April 4, 2017· All-hay acres in the U.S. are expected to total 52.8 million in 2017. That’s a drop of 1 percent from last year, according to USDA’s Prospective Plant...


March 28, 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...