What's new for forage-related info? Kentucky grass and legume trial results, hay prices in Iowa and tips on winterizing sprayers.
• Forage specialists with University of Kentucky Extension are wrapping up data results from grass and legume variety trials conducted throughout the state this year. Reports are being added to the UK forage Web site as they become available.
• If you’re looking to get a general overview of mid- to late-November hay prices at auctions throughout Iowa, check out Recent Hay Prices In Iowa. It’s an online posting from Steve Barnhart, forage specialist with Iowa State University Extension. Along with the Iowa price information, the site also provides links to several online hay marketing services.
• Getting ready to clean up and pack away your ground sprayer for the season? Christina Curell, water-quality educator with Michigan State University (MSU) Extension, offers tips for winterizing sprayers in a recent MSU press release.