HAY http://hayandforage.com/taxonomy/term/6596/more en U.S. Hay Prices Avoid Summertime Blues http://hayandforage.com/marketing/us-hay-prices-avoid-summertime-blues <div class="field-deck"> Prices stayed strong despite good production </div> <div class="node-body article-body">U.S. hay prices stayed strong all summer even with hefty production in many areas, according to USDA and other sources. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/marketing/us-hay-prices-avoid-summertime-blues" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/marketing/us-hay-prices-avoid-summertime-blues#comments HAY MARKETING Hay Marketing Wed, 17 Sep 2014 15:15:00 +0000 27621 at http://hayandforage.com Weigh Options Before Taking Final Alfalfa Cutting http://hayandforage.com/alfalfa/weigh-options-taking-final-alfalfa-cutting <div class="field-deck"> Low-stress stands will be more winterhardy </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The date of the last harvest of alfalfa affects its winter survival and next spring's vigor.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/alfalfa/weigh-options-taking-final-alfalfa-cutting" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/alfalfa/weigh-options-taking-final-alfalfa-cutting#comments Alfalfa Tue, 16 Sep 2014 17:27:00 +0000 27581 at http://hayandforage.com Forage Superbowl Breaks Record For Contest Entries http://hayandforage.com/hay/forage-superbowl-breaks-record-contest-entries <div class="field-deck"> Winners will be announced at World Dairy Expo </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A record 469 forage samples were entered in the 2014 World Forage Analysis Superbowl.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/hay/forage-superbowl-breaks-record-contest-entries" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/hay/forage-superbowl-breaks-record-contest-entries#comments HAY Tue, 16 Sep 2014 17:24:00 +0000 27571 at http://hayandforage.com Storm Brings Rain, Hay Losses In Southwest http://hayandforage.com/hay/storm-brings-rain-hay-losses-southwest <div class="field-byline"> Jeff Holmquist, Editor, eHay Weekly </div> <div class="field-deck"> Irrigation systems hit hard by heavy rains </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Hay growers across parts of Arizona, Nevada and California are scrambling after the remnants of Tropical Storm Norbert damaged crops and irrigation equipment.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/hay/storm-brings-rain-hay-losses-southwest" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/hay/storm-brings-rain-hay-losses-southwest#comments HAY Tue, 16 Sep 2014 17:00:00 +0000 27541 at http://hayandforage.com 4 Stories From Last Week You May Have Missed http://hayandforage.com/hay/4-stories-last-week-you-may-have-missed <div class="field-deck"> Corn-silage harvest tips, a blister-beetle warning, handling cattle in bad weather and intensive grazing are discussed </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Corn-silage harvest tips, a blister-beetle warning, handling cattle in bad weather and intensive grazing are covered.</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/4-stories-last-week-you-may-have-missed" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/hay/4-stories-last-week-you-may-have-missed#comments HAY Tue, 16 Sep 2014 06:18:00 +0000 27611 at http://hayandforage.com Variety Deters Alfalfa Snout Beetles http://hayandforage.com/alfalfa/variety-deters-alfalfa-snout-beetles <div class="field-deck"> Cornell breeders develop plant with some pest resistant </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A new alfalfa variety offers some resistance against alfalfa snout beetles, which affects alfalfa from northern New York into Canada.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/alfalfa/variety-deters-alfalfa-snout-beetles" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/alfalfa/variety-deters-alfalfa-snout-beetles#comments Alfalfa Mon, 15 Sep 2014 18:32:00 +0000 27501 at http://hayandforage.com Manage Alfalfa For Winter Survival http://hayandforage.com/alfalfa/manage-alfalfa-winter-survival <div class="field-deck"> Time last cutting to protect root reserves </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Fall management of alfalfa can greatly affect winter survival and yield the next year.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/alfalfa/manage-alfalfa-winter-survival" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/alfalfa/manage-alfalfa-winter-survival#comments Alfalfa Sun, 14 Sep 2014 19:11:00 +0000 27521 at http://hayandforage.com Feeder Design, Bale Size Affect Hay Waste http://hayandforage.com/hay/feeder-design-bale-size-affect-hay-waste <div class="field-deck"> Round bale feeders with cradle chains conserved more feed </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Beef cows feeding on small round bales suspended on cradle chains wasted the least hay in a University of Missouri study.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/hay/feeder-design-bale-size-affect-hay-waste" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/hay/feeder-design-bale-size-affect-hay-waste#comments HAY Sat, 13 Sep 2014 22:00:00 +0000 27451 at http://hayandforage.com Photo: Dexter Tomczak, University of Missouri 10 Scenes That Capture Farm Progress Show http://hayandforage.com/hay/10-scenes-capture-farm-progress-show <div class="node-body gallery-body">Here's an inside look at the 2014 Farm Progress Show.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/hay/10-scenes-capture-farm-progress-show" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/hay/10-scenes-capture-farm-progress-show#comments HAY Sat, 13 Sep 2014 13:17:00 +0000 27271 at http://hayandforage.com Hood River Seed Enters National Seed Market http://hayandforage.com/other-forages/hood-river-seed-enters-national-seed-market <div class="field-deck"> Company sells ryegrass, fescue, clover, fodder radishes and legumes </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A new national seed company has entered the forage and cover-crop market.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/other-forages/hood-river-seed-enters-national-seed-market" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/other-forages/hood-river-seed-enters-national-seed-market#comments Other Forages Fri, 12 Sep 2014 15:26:00 +0000 27411 at http://hayandforage.com <p>Fescue grass seed for grazing, as well as the seed of other grasses and legumes, is available from a new seed company, Hood River Seed.</p>