GRAZING http://hayandforage.com/taxonomy/term/6595/more en Temple Grandin To Headline January Forage & Grassland Meeting http://hayandforage.com/grazing/temple-grandin-headline-january-forage-grassland-meeting <div class="field-deck"> Annual event is set for Jan. 11-14 in St. Louis, MO </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Cattle expert Temple Grandin will be the keynote speaker at the Jan. 11-14 American Forage & Grassland Council annual conference.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/grazing/temple-grandin-headline-january-forage-grassland-meeting" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/grazing/temple-grandin-headline-january-forage-grassland-meeting#comments GRAZING Grazing Tue, 25 Nov 2014 20:34:00 +0000 28731 at http://hayandforage.com <p>University of Kentucky students took first place with stiff competition from University of Tennessee and Penn State University students during last January&rsquo;s National Forage Bowl contest. The contest is one of several highlights of the American Forage &amp; Grassland annual meeting.</p> In Their Own Words: Mob Grazing Implementation Tips http://hayandforage.com/grazing/their-own-words-mob-grazing-implementation-tips <div class="node-body video-body">This last video of a four-part series gives Upper Midwestern graziers' suggestions on how others can implement mob grazing into their operations.</div> <div class="field-byline"> Anders Gurda </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/grazing/their-own-words-mob-grazing-implementation-tips" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/grazing/their-own-words-mob-grazing-implementation-tips#comments GRAZING Mon, 17 Nov 2014 00:05:00 +0000 28571 at http://hayandforage.com In Their Own Words: Disadvantages Of Mob Grazing http://hayandforage.com/grazing/their-own-words-disadvantages-mob-grazing <div class="node-body video-body">This is the third of a four-part video series in which Upper Midwestern graziers tell of the disadvantages of mob grazing.</div> <div class="field-byline"> Anders Gurda </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/grazing/their-own-words-disadvantages-mob-grazing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/grazing/their-own-words-disadvantages-mob-grazing#comments GRAZING Sat, 15 Nov 2014 03:52:00 +0000 28561 at http://hayandforage.com In Their Own Words: Mob Grazing's Benefits http://hayandforage.com/grazing/their-own-words-mob-grazings-benefits <div class="node-body video-body">Minnesota, Wisconsin and Iowa graziers tell of the benefits they've found after incorporating mob grazing into their operators.</div> <div class="field-byline"> Anders Gurda </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/grazing/their-own-words-mob-grazings-benefits" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/grazing/their-own-words-mob-grazings-benefits#comments GRAZING Sat, 15 Nov 2014 01:05:00 +0000 28551 at http://hayandforage.com Mob Graziers Tell Their Story Via Video http://hayandforage.com/grazing/mob-graziers-tell-their-story-video <div class="field-deck"> New series gives pluses, minuses of the practice </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A young researcher’s three-day journey to gather “nuts-and-bolts” information from Upper-Midwestern mob graziers has led to a series of short videos.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/grazing/mob-graziers-tell-their-story-video" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/grazing/mob-graziers-tell-their-story-video#comments GRAZING Grazing Thu, 13 Nov 2014 15:18:00 +0000 28501 at http://hayandforage.com Photos: Anders Gurda In Their Own Words: Graziers Define Mob Grazing http://hayandforage.com/grazing/their-own-words-graziers-define-mob-grazing <div class="node-body video-body">Upper Midwestern graziers explain what mob grazing is in this first of a four-video series, documented by Anders Gurda, Madison, WI, for Hay & Forage Grower.</div> <div class="field-byline"> Anders Gurda </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/grazing/their-own-words-graziers-define-mob-grazing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/grazing/their-own-words-graziers-define-mob-grazing#comments GRAZING Thu, 13 Nov 2014 15:01:00 +0000 28491 at http://hayandforage.com Tennessee Forage And Grassland Annual Meeting Will Be Nov. 7 http://hayandforage.com/grazing/tennessee-forage-and-grassland-annual-meeting-will-be-nov-7 <div class="field-deck"> Its Nashville trade show offers peak at new technologies </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Preventing herbicide resistance in pasture weeds and cutting nitrogen costs on bermudagrass will be discussed at the Tennessee Forage and Grassland Council meeting, Nov. 7. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/grazing/tennessee-forage-and-grassland-annual-meeting-will-be-nov-7" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/grazing/tennessee-forage-and-grassland-annual-meeting-will-be-nov-7#comments GRAZING Grazing Tue, 04 Nov 2014 19:38:00 +0000 28371 at http://hayandforage.com Artificial Shade Protects Weight Gains http://hayandforage.com/grazing/artificial-shade-protects-weight-gains <div class="field-deck"> Cows gained more on annual forages better than on bermudagrass </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Yearling beef heifers grazing annual forages on pastures with artificial or natural shade performed equally well during periods of hot, humid Louisiana weather.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/grazing/artificial-shade-protects-weight-gains" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/grazing/artificial-shade-protects-weight-gains#comments GRAZING Grazing Sun, 14 Sep 2014 16:35:00 +0000 27481 at http://hayandforage.com <p>When natural shade like this isn&#39;t available, research shows that artificial shade is a viable option.</p> Best Management Grazing Principles Boost Beef Returns http://hayandforage.com/grazing/best-management-grazing-principles-boost-beef-returns <div class="field-deck"> They can also cut feed costs </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Best management grazing principles may increase the carrying capacity of warm-season grass pastures and drastically reduce winter stored-feed requirements.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/grazing/best-management-grazing-principles-boost-beef-returns" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/grazing/best-management-grazing-principles-boost-beef-returns#comments GRAZING Grazing Sun, 14 Sep 2014 12:14:00 +0000 27461 at http://hayandforage.com Renovate High-Traffic Pasture Areas Now http://hayandforage.com/grazing/renovate-high-traffic-pasture-areas-now <div class="field-deck"> New seedings cut erosion compaction </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Renovate high-traffic areas in pasture in early fall.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/grazing/renovate-high-traffic-pasture-areas-now" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/grazing/renovate-high-traffic-pasture-areas-now#comments GRAZING Grazing Thu, 11 Sep 2014 12:58:00 +0000 27431 at http://hayandforage.com <p>Consider seeding worn areas, around feeders and waterers, for example, in fall.</p> Photo: Fae Holin