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Oct. 4, 2022
Frost arrived in some Northern states last week, and it won’t be far behind for others. This means that the questions surrounding prussic acid poisoning from grazing or harvesting sorghum species wi...


Oct. 4, 2022
Cutting forage at an optimum quality remains the primary challenge for haymakers. Following closely behind is the challenge of baling hay at the proper moisture content. Low-moisture bales preserve nu...


Oct. 4, 2022
Cornstalk grazing is a tried-and-true approach to wintering cattle in many parts of the United States. What the combine leaves behind can be an economical source of forage with some added, but usually...


Oct. 4, 2022
The August average alfalfa hay price dropped by $1 per ton after a surprising $31 per ton jump in July, according to USDA’s Agricultural Prices report. For August, the jumping was left to the hay ot...


Oct. 4, 2022
October 4, 2022• The Dairy-Forage Seminars at World Dairy Expo begin tomorrow.• Check for adequate corn silage processing during harvest.• Ammonia treatment of low-quality forages is an effectiv...


Oct. 4, 2022
Below are examples of alfalfa and grass prices being paid FOB barn/stack (except for those noted as delivered, which are indicated by a "d" in the table below) for selected states...


Sept. 29, 2022
Join us for this webinar, Surviving or Thriving in the Future of Dairy Production? How to be Both Sustainable and Profitable.Today’s dairy producers are challenged with reducing their impact on their operation...


Sept. 27, 2022
September 6, 2022• Cocklebur is becoming a problematic pasture weed in Ohio.• A new extension forage specialist was hired in Pennsylvania.• Taking shortcuts and longcuts.• Fill the forag...


Sept. 27, 2022
As we learned too often during the pandemic, artificial life support is sometimes needed to see people through a tough time and get them to better times...


Sept. 27, 2022
Watching our late-night news last week, the weatherman made his first mention of “frost warning” for the year...