California-based Seth Hoyt, author of The Hoyt Report hay-marketing newsletter, will be the featured speaker at the 2012 Hay and Forage Seminars during next month’s World Ag Expo in Tulare, CA.Hoyt will make hay-price predictions for the months ahead.

In another segment of the seminars, equipment manufacturers will discuss new baling, merging and other equipment for preparing and harvesting hay and corn silage. High-quality forage strategies will be discussed by a panel of producers and a dairy nutritionist, while University of California experts will address how to price corn silage based on quality.

The seminars, sponsored by Mycogen Seeds and Hay & Forage Grower, will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Feb. 14, at the World Ag Expo Seminar Center. The expo runs Feb. 14-16.