HAY http://hayandforage.com/taxonomy/term/6596/more en Test Forages Repeatedly For Accurate Results http://hayandforage.com/hay/test-forages-repeatedly-accurate-results <div class="field-deck"> Minimize analysis variation for best results </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Minimizing the amount of variation in forage analysis will increase the test's value and a producer's ability to adequately balance rations. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/hay/test-forages-repeatedly-accurate-results" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/hay/test-forages-repeatedly-accurate-results#comments HAY Wed, 26 Nov 2014 21:03:00 +0000 28751 at http://hayandforage.com Midwestern Survey Helps Specify Building Rental Rates http://hayandforage.com/hay/midwestern-survey-helps-specify-building-rental-rates <div class="field-deck"> Suggested costs to rent hay storage are included </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A new North Central Cooperative Extension survey can help Midwestern farmers figure out building rental rates. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/hay/midwestern-survey-helps-specify-building-rental-rates" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/hay/midwestern-survey-helps-specify-building-rental-rates#comments HAY Tue, 25 Nov 2014 20:13:00 +0000 28711 at http://hayandforage.com <p>Midwestern growers looking for hay storage this year may find this Extension farm building rental rate guide handy.</p> Oregon Alfalfa Growers Sue To End County GMO Ban http://hayandforage.com/alfalfa/oregon-alfalfa-growers-sue-end-county-gmo-ban <div class="field-byline"> Jeff Holmquist </div> <div class="field-deck"> They allege the loss of $4 million if forced to plow up Roundup Ready alfalfa </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Two Jackson County, OR, alfalfa operations are challenging a new ordinance that prohibits the use of genetically modified crops in that county.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/alfalfa/oregon-alfalfa-growers-sue-end-county-gmo-ban" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/alfalfa/oregon-alfalfa-growers-sue-end-county-gmo-ban#comments Alfalfa Roundup Ready Alfalfa Tue, 25 Nov 2014 16:23:00 +0000 28761 at http://hayandforage.com Flexibility Fuels Roundup Ready Alfalfa Gains http://hayandforage.com/alfalfa/flexibility-fuels-roundup-ready-alfalfa-gains <div class="field-deck"> Genetically engineered varieties capture one-third of U.S. seedings </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Many growers plant Roundup Ready alfalfa because of its weed-control flexibility. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/alfalfa/flexibility-fuels-roundup-ready-alfalfa-gains" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/alfalfa/flexibility-fuels-roundup-ready-alfalfa-gains#comments Alfalfa Roundup Ready Alfalfa Mon, 24 Nov 2014 21:44:00 +0000 28681 at http://hayandforage.com Photo: Neil Tietz Roundup Ready Alfalfa Foe Still Active http://hayandforage.com/alfalfa/roundup-ready-alfalfa-foe-still-active <div class="field-deck"> Movement against GMOs is at local levels, group says </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The Center for Food Safety is still battling the use of Roundup Ready alfalfa. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/alfalfa/roundup-ready-alfalfa-foe-still-active" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/alfalfa/roundup-ready-alfalfa-foe-still-active#comments Alfalfa Roundup Ready Alfalfa Mon, 24 Nov 2014 20:39:00 +0000 28741 at http://hayandforage.com <p>Two Oregon counties have banned the use of genetically modified crops within their borders, setting what George Kimbrell, senior attorney for the Center for Food Safety, believes will be a trend toward more local involvement. In the latest news, Roundup Ready alfalfa growers are fighting back. See &quot;<a href="http://hayandforage.com/alfalfa/oregon-alfalfa-growers-sue-end-county-gmo-ban" target="_blank">Oregon Alfalfa Growers Sue To End County GMO Ban</a>.&quot;</p> 5 Stories You Might Have Missed http://hayandforage.com/hay/5-stories-you-might-have-missed <div class="field-deck"> NAFA alfalfa guide, wheat grazing and farm data among issues covered </div> <div class="node-body article-body">This roundup of stories ranges from wheat grazing to alfalfa varieties to distillers grains. </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-stories-you-might-have-missed" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/hay/5-stories-you-might-have-missed#comments HAY Sat, 22 Nov 2014 19:56:00 +0000 28661 at http://hayandforage.com The Proverbial Needle In A Haystack http://hayandforage.com/blog/proverbial-needle-haystack <div class="node-body blog-body">The saying "finding a needle in a haystack" took on new meaning during my farm visit to Utah this year.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/cutting-edges-0">Cutting Edges</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/blog/proverbial-needle-haystack" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/blog/proverbial-needle-haystack#comments HAY Cutting Edges Fri, 21 Nov 2014 00:19:00 +0000 28671 at http://hayandforage.com <p>It was a beautiful day for a stroll, but not to search for a reporter&#39;s missing keys. Good sports, including Staheli West president, Dave Staheli, dark gray t-shirt, &nbsp;and Howard Bracken, second from right, looked in vain.</p> NDSU Hosts December Irrigation Workshops http://hayandforage.com/hay/ndsu-hosts-december-irrigation-workshops <div class="field-deck"> Economics and management will be examined </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Two North Dakota State University irrigation workshops will explore the economics of irrigation and its impacts.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/hay/ndsu-hosts-december-irrigation-workshops" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/hay/ndsu-hosts-december-irrigation-workshops#comments HAY Tue, 18 Nov 2014 19:35:00 +0000 28631 at http://hayandforage.com Water Is A Focus Of Dec. 10-12 California Alfalfa Symposium http://hayandforage.com/alfalfa/water-focus-dec-10-12-california-alfalfa-symposium <div class="field-deck"> Event also addresses economic trends, genetic innovations and pest management </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A workshop on subsurface drip irrigation will be one of many educational offerings at the 2014 California Alfalfa, Forage & Grains Symposium.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/alfalfa/water-focus-dec-10-12-california-alfalfa-symposium" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/alfalfa/water-focus-dec-10-12-california-alfalfa-symposium#comments Alfalfa Tue, 18 Nov 2014 16:39:00 +0000 28601 at http://hayandforage.com Eight New Alfalfas Are Approved By Variety Board http://hayandforage.com/alfalfa/eight-new-alfalfas-are-approved-variety-board <div class="field-deck"> NAFA annual guide is now available </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Five of the eight new alfalfas approved by the National Alfalfa & Miscellaneous Legumes Variety Review Board are Roundup Ready varieties; three are conventional alfalfas.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/alfalfa/eight-new-alfalfas-are-approved-variety-board" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/alfalfa/eight-new-alfalfas-are-approved-variety-board#comments Alfalfa Tue, 18 Nov 2014 15:01:00 +0000 28591 at http://hayandforage.com