HAY http://hayandforage.com/taxonomy/term/6596/more en Alfalfa Crop Insurance Listening Session Set In Wisconsin http://hayandforage.com/hay/alfalfa-crop-insurance-listening-session-set-wisconsin <div class="field-deck"> Midwest Forage Association to host Sept. 4 gathering </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The Midwest Forage Association is hosting a Sept. 4 listening session related to the implementation of crop insurance for alfalfa. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/hay/alfalfa-crop-insurance-listening-session-set-wisconsin" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/hay/alfalfa-crop-insurance-listening-session-set-wisconsin#comments HAY Wed, 27 Aug 2014 02:44:00 +0000 27131 at http://hayandforage.com Scout Hay For Armyworms Until First Frost http://hayandforage.com/hay/scout-hay-armyworms-until-first-frost <div class="field-deck"> Alabama experiences second wave of pest </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Fall armyworm infestations have been reported in 49 of 67 counties in Alabama.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/hay/scout-hay-armyworms-until-first-frost" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/hay/scout-hay-armyworms-until-first-frost#comments HAY Wed, 27 Aug 2014 02:36:00 +0000 27121 at http://hayandforage.com Photo: Lee Townsend, University of Kentucky Extension Preserve Hay Quality With Proper Storage http://hayandforage.com/hay/preserve-hay-quality-proper-storage <div class="field-deck"> If left outside, bales should be wrapped or covered </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Hay growers can protect the quality of their hay even if it’s left outside. Here are suggestions on how to do it well.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/hay/preserve-hay-quality-proper-storage" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/hay/preserve-hay-quality-proper-storage#comments HAY Wed, 27 Aug 2014 02:13:00 +0000 27111 at http://hayandforage.com Rain Stops North Dakota Hay Growers http://hayandforage.com/hay/rain-stops-north-dakota-hay-growers <div class="field-deck"> Top organic alfalfa prices out at $165/ton </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Not a lot of hay is being sold in central North Dakota right now.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/hay/rain-stops-north-dakota-hay-growers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/hay/rain-stops-north-dakota-hay-growers#comments HAY Wed, 27 Aug 2014 02:05:00 +0000 27101 at http://hayandforage.com Nevada Hay Supplies Tighten, Demand And Prices Rise http://hayandforage.com/hay/nevada-hay-supplies-tighten-demand-and-prices-rise <div class="field-deck"> Premium alfalfa is $315-320/ton </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Hay shortages in parts of Nevada continue to prop up prices in that region.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/hay/nevada-hay-supplies-tighten-demand-and-prices-rise" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/hay/nevada-hay-supplies-tighten-demand-and-prices-rise#comments HAY Wed, 27 Aug 2014 01:59:00 +0000 27091 at http://hayandforage.com Growers Gain Haymaking Help From Farm Rescue http://hayandforage.com/hay/growers-gain-haymaking-help-farm-rescue <div class="field-byline"> Jeff Holmquist </div> <div class="field-deck"> Five-state non-profit expands its service </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Two North Dakota farmers, sidelined by injury and family illnesses, were some of the first to get haying help from a five-state non-profit group called Farm Rescue.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/hay/growers-gain-haymaking-help-farm-rescue" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/hay/growers-gain-haymaking-help-farm-rescue#comments HAY Wed, 27 Aug 2014 01:45:00 +0000 27081 at http://hayandforage.com <p>If not for Farm Rescue, a volunteer group that helps farmers in need, little hay would have been harvested on Lila Braun&rsquo;s Beulah, ND, operation. She had had to put her energies supporting her husband and daughter, who were fighting cancer.</p> U.S. Alfalfa Production To Grow By 11% In 2014, USDA Reports http://hayandforage.com/hay/us-alfalfa-production-grow-11-2014-usda-reports <div class="field-byline"> Jeff Holmquist </div> <div class="field-deck"> Good haying season for most of country brought about the boost </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The U.S. alfalfa-hay crop should be one of the most robust on record, with an expected growth of 11% over last year's total, according to USDA. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/hay/us-alfalfa-production-grow-11-2014-usda-reports" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/hay/us-alfalfa-production-grow-11-2014-usda-reports#comments HAY Tue, 19 Aug 2014 14:49:00 +0000 27061 at http://hayandforage.com <p>Alfalfa-hay production will likely increase by more than 6 million tons this year, according to USDA&#39;s recent <em>Crop Production </em>report.</p> Kansas Forage And Grassland Council Revives http://hayandforage.com/hay/kansas-forage-and-grassland-council-revives <div class="field-deck"> The group’s September event will focus on national issues </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The revitalized Kansas Forage And Grassland Council is getting involved in national issues. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/hay/kansas-forage-and-grassland-council-revives" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/hay/kansas-forage-and-grassland-council-revives#comments HAY Tue, 19 Aug 2014 14:29:00 +0000 27041 at http://hayandforage.com <p>Forage and grassland council meetings, like this August one hosted by the Southeast Minnesota Forage Council, allow growers to learn from current University researchers - and from each other.</p> Photo: Fae Holin National Hay Association Conference Is Sept. 18-20 http://hayandforage.com/hay/national-hay-association-conference-sept-18-20 <div class="field-deck"> Annual event offers equipment inspections, networking options </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The National Hay Association Convention will take place Sept. 18-20 in Memphis, TN. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/hay/national-hay-association-conference-sept-18-20" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/hay/national-hay-association-conference-sept-18-20#comments HAY Tue, 19 Aug 2014 14:23:00 +0000 27031 at http://hayandforage.com <p>Krone North America will host a tour of its manufacturing facility during the National Hay Association&rsquo;s annual conference, set for Sept. 18-20 in Memphis, TN. Balers, mowers and other equipment will be available for NHA members to check over.</p> Emergency Haying, Grazing Approved For Minnesota Counties http://hayandforage.com/hay/emergency-haying-grazing-approved-minnesota-counties <div class="field-deck"> Excessive rains bring forage shortage </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Seven Minnesota counties have been approved for emergency haying and grazing on Conservation Reserve Program areas. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/hay/emergency-haying-grazing-approved-minnesota-counties" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/hay/emergency-haying-grazing-approved-minnesota-counties#comments GRAZING HAY Tue, 19 Aug 2014 14:15:00 +0000 27021 at http://hayandforage.com