HAY http://hayandforage.com/taxonomy/term/6596/more en Missouri Women’s Hay-Production Event Is Nov. 7-8 http://hayandforage.com/hay/missouri-women-s-hay-production-event-nov-7-8 <div class="field-deck"> Conference Offers Tips On Improving Forage Production </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Increasing hay production and reducing crop disease will be the focus of the Pearls of Production: Women in Agriculture conference.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/hay/missouri-women-s-hay-production-event-nov-7-8" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/hay/missouri-women-s-hay-production-event-nov-7-8#comments HAY Tue, 21 Oct 2014 18:07:00 +0000 28181 at http://hayandforage.com U.S. Alfalfa Production On Schedule For Record Year http://hayandforage.com/alfalfa/us-alfalfa-production-schedule-record-year <div class="field-deck"> A 12% increase over last year’s yield is forecast </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Alfalfa production could reach record levels this year, according to USDA.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/alfalfa/us-alfalfa-production-schedule-record-year" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/alfalfa/us-alfalfa-production-schedule-record-year#comments Alfalfa Hay Marketing Tue, 21 Oct 2014 18:03:00 +0000 28171 at http://hayandforage.com Southeast Hay Contest Sees Quality, Entries Rise http://hayandforage.com/hay/southeast-hay-contest-sees-quality-entries-rise <div class="field-deck"> Georgia growers take four first-place honors </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Joe Armstrong won the Southeast Hay Contest for the second year in a row from a record number of entries. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/hay/southeast-hay-contest-sees-quality-entries-rise" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/hay/southeast-hay-contest-sees-quality-entries-rise#comments HAY Tue, 21 Oct 2014 17:05:00 +0000 28141 at http://hayandforage.com Crop Insurance Program Needs Tweaking, Forage Producers Say http://hayandforage.com/hay/crop-insurance-program-needs-tweaking-forage-producers-say <div class="field-byline"> Jeff Holmquist, Editor, eHay Weekly </div> <div class="field-deck"> More coverage is needed for yield, forage-quality losses </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Many forage producers believe that the federal crop insurance program needs adjustment and more coverage for forage crops. But some do not.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/hay/crop-insurance-program-needs-tweaking-forage-producers-say" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/hay/crop-insurance-program-needs-tweaking-forage-producers-say#comments HAY Tue, 21 Oct 2014 16:25:00 +0000 28131 at http://hayandforage.com <p>USDA listening sessions on its federal crop insurance program were held during harvest season,&nbsp;so attendance was limited at many locations, says Beth Nelson, president of the National Alfalfa &amp; Forage Alliance (NAFA). At the Kansas session, about 80 people attended compared to 15-20 in Kentucky.</p> Photo: Kansas Forage and Grassland Council Here's The Upshot On The Southeast Hay Contest 2014 http://hayandforage.com/hay/heres-upshot-southeast-hay-contest-2014 <div class="node-body video-body">Dennis Hancock reports on the success of the Southeast Hay Contest at mid-October's Sunbelt Ag Expo.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/hay/heres-upshot-southeast-hay-contest-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/hay/heres-upshot-southeast-hay-contest-2014#comments HAY Tue, 21 Oct 2014 03:54:00 +0000 28121 at http://hayandforage.com 4 Forage-Related Stories You May Have Missed http://hayandforage.com/hay/4-forage-related-stories-you-may-have-missed <div class="field-deck"> They examine cellulosic ethanol's end-uses and its future, California milk prices and forage training in China. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Check out stories that examine cellulosic ethanol's end-uses and its future, California milk prices and forage training in China.</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-forage-related-stories-you-may-have-missed" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/hay/4-forage-related-stories-you-may-have-missed#comments HAY Fri, 17 Oct 2014 21:29:00 +0000 28111 at http://hayandforage.com <p>Construction is underway at the DuPont Nevada, IA, cellulosic ethanol facility. It&#39;s to produce 30 million gallons of product per year once it&#39;s fully operational.</p> Photo: Nick Paulson Arkansas Forage Council Plans Oct. 30 Conference http://hayandforage.com/hay/arkansas-forage-council-plans-oct-30-conference <div class="field-deck"> Topics will include native grasses, crop insurance, livestock water alternatives </div> <div class="node-body article-body">“Changing Landscapes In Forages” is this year’s theme for the Arkansas Forage and Grassland Council’s conference, set for Oct. 30.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/hay/arkansas-forage-council-plans-oct-30-conference" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/hay/arkansas-forage-council-plans-oct-30-conference#comments HAY Tue, 14 Oct 2014 16:54:00 +0000 28091 at http://hayandforage.com Eight Idaho Counties Eligible For Disaster Loans http://hayandforage.com/hay/eight-idaho-counties-eligible-disaster-loans <div class="field-deck"> Farmers can apply for weather-damage help </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Eight counties in eastern and southern Idaho qualify for disaster loans.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/hay/eight-idaho-counties-eligible-disaster-loans" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/hay/eight-idaho-counties-eligible-disaster-loans#comments HAY Tue, 14 Oct 2014 16:44:00 +0000 28081 at http://hayandforage.com Minnesota Forage Newsletter Gets A Reboot http://hayandforage.com/hay/minnesota-forage-newsletter-gets-reboot <div class="field-deck"> It will publish quarterly </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The University of Minnesota Forage Team is relaunching its Forage Quarterly newsletter. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/hay/minnesota-forage-newsletter-gets-reboot" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/hay/minnesota-forage-newsletter-gets-reboot#comments HAY Tue, 14 Oct 2014 16:37:00 +0000 28071 at http://hayandforage.com Constant Rains Challenge Colorado Hay Growers http://hayandforage.com/alfalfa/constant-rains-challenge-colorado-hay-growers <div class="field-deck"> Prices remain strong for high-quality stocks </div> <div class="node-body article-body">More than 20" of rain made it hard to put up quality hay in northeastern Colorado. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/alfalfa/constant-rains-challenge-colorado-hay-growers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/alfalfa/constant-rains-challenge-colorado-hay-growers#comments Alfalfa Hay Marketing Tue, 14 Oct 2014 16:31:00 +0000 28061 at http://hayandforage.com