Other Forages http://hayandforage.com/taxonomy/term/6599/more en New Sainfoin Pairs Well With Alfalfa http://hayandforage.com/other-forages/new-sainfoin-pairs-well-alfalfa <div class="field-deck"> Mountainview grows back quickly, helps control bloat </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Mountainview sainfoin works well with alfalfa in Western U.S. and Canada and can help control bloat.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/other-forages/new-sainfoin-pairs-well-alfalfa" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/other-forages/new-sainfoin-pairs-well-alfalfa#comments Other Forages What's New In Legumes Mon, 06 Oct 2014 16:16:00 +0000 27911 at http://hayandforage.com <p>Spring seed a pure Mountainview stand at 30 lbs/acre, recommends an Agriculture Canada breeder.</p> An Early Flowering White Clover For Southern Growers http://hayandforage.com/other-forages/early-flowering-white-clover-southern-growers <div class="field-deck"> Neches white clover is available from Barenbrug USA </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Neches white clover is an early flowering, high-yielding option for southeastern growers. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/other-forages/early-flowering-white-clover-southern-growers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/other-forages/early-flowering-white-clover-southern-growers#comments Other Forages What's New In Legumes Sun, 05 Oct 2014 14:52:00 +0000 27901 at http://hayandforage.com <p> <style type="text/css"> @font-face { font-family: "MS 明朝"; }@font-face { font-family: "Cambria"; }@font-face { font-family: "MyriadPro-Bold"; }p.MsoNormal, li.MsoNormal, div.MsoNormal { margin: 0in 0in 0.0001pt; font-size: 12pt; font-family: "Times New Roman"; }div.Section1 { page: Section1; } </style> </p> <p class="02CAPTION">Neches is an early flowering white clover, producing seed in May for cattle to trample in and help build a seed bank.</p> High-Biomass Balansa Clover Controls Weeds http://hayandforage.com/other-forages/high-biomass-balansa-clover-controls-weeds <div class="field-deck"> It can be an nitrogen-fixing cover crop or forage </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A new balansa clover produces so much biomass that it crowds out weeds. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/other-forages/high-biomass-balansa-clover-controls-weeds" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/other-forages/high-biomass-balansa-clover-controls-weeds#comments Other Forages What's New In Legumes Wed, 03 Sep 2014 07:50:00 +0000 27891 at http://hayandforage.com <p>A new balansa clover called Fixation is a long-stemmed, high-biomass legume that supplies up to 100 lbs/acre of nitrogen.</p> Cattle Are Crazy About Soybean Hay http://hayandforage.com/other-forages/cattle-are-crazy-about-soybean-hay <div class="field-deck"> The legume has a high palatability and quality </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Beef cows enjoy soybean hay, which has a high palatability and quality. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/other-forages/cattle-are-crazy-about-soybean-hay" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/other-forages/cattle-are-crazy-about-soybean-hay#comments Other Forages Mon, 31 Mar 2014 14:01:00 +0000 24871 at http://hayandforage.com Photo: Corn & Soybean Digest Get Terrific Tonnage From Soybean Hay http://hayandforage.com/other-forages/get-terrific-tonnage-soybean-hay <div class="field-deck"> This one-cutting crop is less expensive to grow and harvest than alfalfa, says researcher </div> <div class="node-body article-body">One cutting of soybean hay can yield as much tonnage as alfalfa cut four times. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/other-forages/get-terrific-tonnage-soybean-hay" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/other-forages/get-terrific-tonnage-soybean-hay#comments Other Forages Mon, 24 Mar 2014 20:37:00 +0000 24751 at http://hayandforage.com <p>If harvested before pods have fully developed seeds, soybeans can yield several tons per acre of high-quality hay.</p> Photo: Steve Norberg Does Hydroponic Forage Production Make Sense? http://hayandforage.com/other-forages/does-hydroponic-forage-production-make-sense <div class="field-deck"> University of California Extension specialist analyzes the system </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Hydroponic forage systems may look good at first, but yield, quality and costs don't favor them. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/other-forages/does-hydroponic-forage-production-make-sense" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/other-forages/does-hydroponic-forage-production-make-sense#comments Other Forages Sat, 02 Nov 2013 19:44:00 +0000 22611 at http://hayandforage.com <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><strong>This shows hydroponically grown barley sprouts after six days of growth.</strong></p> Photo: University of California Davis A New, Disease-Resistant Clover http://hayandforage.com/other-forages/new-disease-resistant-clover <div class="field-deck"> Blackhawk is resistant to pythium ultimum and bean yellow mosaic </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Blackhawk arrowleaf clover has high forage production and is resistant to multiple diseases. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/other-forages/new-disease-resistant-clover" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/other-forages/new-disease-resistant-clover#comments Other Forages Thu, 12 Sep 2013 19:53:00 +0000 20762 at http://hayandforage.com <p> Blackhawk arrowleaf clover&rsquo;s resistance to seedling diseases is linked to seed pigmentation.</p> Robert Burns, Texas A&M AgriLife Research Forages Center Stage At Sept. 5 Purdue Workshop http://hayandforage.com/other-forages/forages-center-stage-sept-5-purdue-workshop <div class="field-deck"> Planting, harvest tips will be offered </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A Purdue University Extension forage management workshop will focus on forage quality an management practices. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/other-forages/forages-center-stage-sept-5-purdue-workshop" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/other-forages/forages-center-stage-sept-5-purdue-workshop#comments Other Forages Tue, 20 Aug 2013 19:13:00 +0000 20042 at http://hayandforage.com Bale Or Chop Freeze-Damaged Wheat As Forage http://hayandforage.com/other-forages/bale-or-chop-freeze-damaged-wheat-forage <div class="field-deck"> But pencil the costs, first, Texas specialists suggest </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Wheat fields significantly damaged by freezing could be baled for hay or chopped for silage for the stocker-cattle and beef-cow markets.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/other-forages/bale-or-chop-freeze-damaged-wheat-forage" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/other-forages/bale-or-chop-freeze-damaged-wheat-forage#comments Other Forages Sun, 12 May 2013 19:38:00 +0000 17042 at http://hayandforage.com <p> Haying wheat fields damaged by freezing temperatures could be a viable option for use in the stocker and beef-cow markets.</p> Texas A&M AgriLife Communications BMR Forage Sorghum Vs. Silage Corn http://hayandforage.com/other-forages/bmr-forage-sorghum-vs-silage-corn <div class="field-deck"> Performance trumps seed-cost difference </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Brown midrib forage sorghum outperforms silage corn in moisture-deficit situations, and it’s less-expensive to grow. But the cost advantage for non-irrigated forage sorghum vs. corn isn’t as great as many people think, says Chris Teutsch, Virginia Tech forage specialist.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/other-forages/bmr-forage-sorghum-vs-silage-corn" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/other-forages/bmr-forage-sorghum-vs-silage-corn#comments Other Forages Sat, 10 Nov 2012 14:20:00 +0000 13131 at http://hayandforage.com