Alfalfa http://hayandforage.com/taxonomy/term/6597/more en 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 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 Drought-Tolerant Alfalfa Improves Yields http://hayandforage.com/alfalfa/drought-tolerant-alfalfa-improves-yields <div class="field-deck"> NuMex Bill Melton should be available this fall </div> <div class="node-body article-body">NuMex Bill Melton alfalfa performs better in drought conditions than traditional varieties. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/alfalfa/drought-tolerant-alfalfa-improves-yields" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/alfalfa/drought-tolerant-alfalfa-improves-yields#comments Alfalfa What's New In Legumes Mon, 13 Oct 2014 16:44:00 +0000 27921 at http://hayandforage.com <p>New Mexico State University researchers harvest a NuMex Bill Melton alfalfa plot.</p> Low- And Reduced-Lignin Alfalfas To Hit Market http://hayandforage.com/alfalfa/low-and-reduced-lignin-alfalfas-hit-market <div class="field-deck"> Alforex and Forage Genetics International announce varieties </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Alforex Seeds and Forage Genetics International will each have alfalfas containing less lignin commercially available most likely within the next two years. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/alfalfa/low-and-reduced-lignin-alfalfas-hit-market" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/alfalfa/low-and-reduced-lignin-alfalfas-hit-market#comments Alfalfa Tue, 07 Oct 2014 21:12:00 +0000 28011 at http://hayandforage.com Low-Lignin Alfalfas For 2015 Announced By Alforex Seeds http://hayandforage.com/alfalfa/low-lignin-alfalfas-2015-announced-alforex-seeds <div class="field-deck"> Non-transgenic varieties are highly digestible, company says </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The first low-lignin alfalfas – developed through conventional plant breeding by Alforex Seeds – will be commercially available in limited supply for the 2015 growing season.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/alfalfa/low-lignin-alfalfas-2015-announced-alforex-seeds" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/alfalfa/low-lignin-alfalfas-2015-announced-alforex-seeds#comments Alfalfa Thu, 02 Oct 2014 12:46:00 +0000 27951 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 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 Hood River Seed Enters National Seed Market http://hayandforage.com/alfalfa/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/alfalfa/hood-river-seed-enters-national-seed-market" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/alfalfa/hood-river-seed-enters-national-seed-market#comments Alfalfa 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> New Research Starts To Combat Cotton Root Rot In Alfalfa http://hayandforage.com/alfalfa/new-research-starts-combat-cotton-root-rot-alfalfa <div class="field-deck"> Great Plains growers may see relief with fungicide use </div> <div class="node-body article-body">There may be hope for southern Great Plains alfalfa growers whose stands have been infected with cotton root rot.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/alfalfa/new-research-starts-combat-cotton-root-rot-alfalfa" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/alfalfa/new-research-starts-combat-cotton-root-rot-alfalfa#comments Alfalfa Wed, 10 Sep 2014 16:51:00 +0000 27661 at http://hayandforage.com