HAY http://hayandforage.com/taxonomy/term/6596/more en Idaho, Washington Counties Are Offered Forage Insurance http://hayandforage.com/hay/idaho-washington-counties-are-offered-forage-insurance <div class="field-deck"> Deadline to sign up is Sept. 30 </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Forage production insurance coverage for the 2015 crop year has been made available to several Idaho and Washington counties.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/hay/idaho-washington-counties-are-offered-forage-insurance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/hay/idaho-washington-counties-are-offered-forage-insurance#comments HAY Tue, 22 Jul 2014 21:22:00 +0000 26651 at http://hayandforage.com Dry Year Brings California Ag Losses To $1.5 Billion http://hayandforage.com/hay/dry-year-brings-california-ag-losses-15-billion <div class="field-deck"> Central Valley farms’ river water drastically reduced, study shows </div> <div class="node-body article-body">California agriculture is showing losses of $1 billion in revenue plus another half-billion dollars in added pumping costs, all courtesy of the drought.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/hay/dry-year-brings-california-ag-losses-15-billion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/hay/dry-year-brings-california-ag-losses-15-billion#comments HAY Tue, 22 Jul 2014 21:04:00 +0000 26641 at http://hayandforage.com <p>A third year of drought in many places in California is taking its toll, according to a new study by the University of California Davis.</p> Photo: Fae Holin Check Stored Hay Early And Often To Prevent Fires http://hayandforage.com/hay/check-stored-hay-early-and-often-prevent-fires <div class="field-byline"> Jeff Holmquist </div> <div class="field-deck"> Farm safety program manager recommends simple method </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A simple way to test whether hay is heating in storage could reduce hay losses by fire.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/hay/check-stored-hay-early-and-often-prevent-fires" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/hay/check-stored-hay-early-and-often-prevent-fires#comments HAY Hay Marketing Tue, 22 Jul 2014 20:54:00 +0000 26621 at http://hayandforage.com Michigan Forage Field Day Will Be July 29 http://hayandforage.com/hay/michigan-forage-field-day-will-be-july-29 <div class="field-deck"> Alfalfa-grass mixes will be one topic discussed </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Figuring out which grass species to include in an alfalfa-grass mix is one on of the topics of Michigan State University (MSU) Extension’s Forage Field Day. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/hay/michigan-forage-field-day-will-be-july-29" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/hay/michigan-forage-field-day-will-be-july-29#comments HAY Mon, 21 Jul 2014 20:13:00 +0000 26671 at http://hayandforage.com Photo: Fae Holin 5 More Forage Stories To Check Out http://hayandforage.com/hay/5-more-forage-stories-check-out <div class="field-deck"> They look at stockpiling, grazing, tossing hay bales, harvesting and stacking bales creatively </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Our weekly ag stories look at stockpiling, grazing, tossing hay bales, harvesting and stacking bales creatively</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/hay/5-more-forage-stories-check-out" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/hay/5-more-forage-stories-check-out#comments HAY Sun, 20 Jul 2014 19:08:00 +0000 26601 at http://hayandforage.com <p>Stockpiling grass for fall and winter use should start in July, suggests a University of Arkansas specialist.</p> New Yorkers Put Up High-Quality Hay http://hayandforage.com/hay/new-yorkers-put-high-quality-hay <div class="field-deck"> Timothy prices could drop, but salesmanship is key, grower says </div> <div class="node-body article-body">New York hay growers are making plenty of high-quality hay, some brokers predict timothy-hay prices could drop. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/hay/new-yorkers-put-high-quality-hay" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/hay/new-yorkers-put-high-quality-hay#comments HAY Tue, 15 Jul 2014 22:56:00 +0000 26531 at http://hayandforage.com <p>Hay grower Phil Saunders took this photo to show customers how their hay looked before baling. He sends them photos all along the harvesting and storage process.</p> Photo: Phil Saunders Missouri County Fair Organizes First Hay Show For Aug. 1 http://hayandforage.com/hay/missouri-county-fair-organizes-first-hay-show-aug-1 <div class="field-deck"> It will focus on what makes good hay </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The first-ever hay show to be held at the Texas County Fair, Houston, MO, is a joint effort of the fair board and Texas County Extension.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/hay/missouri-county-fair-organizes-first-hay-show-aug-1" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/hay/missouri-county-fair-organizes-first-hay-show-aug-1#comments HAY Tue, 15 Jul 2014 13:58:00 +0000 26561 at http://hayandforage.com Illinois Forage Expo Event Slated For July 17 http://hayandforage.com/hay/illinois-forage-expo-event-slated-july-17 <div class="field-deck"> Dairy to host field demos, management sessions, contest </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The July 17 Illinois Forage Expo will feature field demonstrations of forage equipment and educational sessions on crop management.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/hay/illinois-forage-expo-event-slated-july-17" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/hay/illinois-forage-expo-event-slated-july-17#comments HAY Tue, 15 Jul 2014 13:45:00 +0000 26551 at http://hayandforage.com 6 Ag Stories You May Have Missed This Week http://hayandforage.com/hay/6-ag-stories-you-may-have-missed-week <div class="field-deck"> Hay pricing, water-use, baleage, making ag jobs 'cool,' the right to farm and fall grazing </div> <div class="node-body article-body">They look at hay pricing, water-use, baleage, making ag jobs 'cool', the right to farm and fall grazing options.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/hay/6-ag-stories-you-may-have-missed-week" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/hay/6-ag-stories-you-may-have-missed-week#comments HAY Sat, 12 Jul 2014 18:42:00 +0000 26521 at http://hayandforage.com July 14 Alfalfa Field Day Offered In Georgia http://hayandforage.com/alfalfa/july-14-alfalfa-field-day-offered-georgia <div class="field-deck"> Extension forage specialist Dennis Hancock to speak </div> <div class="node-body article-body">An Alfalfa Production Field Day, slated for July 14 in LaFayette, GA, will explore interseeding alfalfa into bermudagrass.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/alfalfa/july-14-alfalfa-field-day-offered-georgia" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/alfalfa/july-14-alfalfa-field-day-offered-georgia#comments Alfalfa Tue, 08 Jul 2014 19:16:00 +0000 26511 at http://hayandforage.com