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Hay Pellets - News Tidbits
Poll: Forage Quality
Poll: Forage inventory
Poll: Hay rake preference?
– – Hay Rake Survey Results
Poll: Forage-Making Season
– – Forage-Making Season Results
Poll: Time of Alfalfa Cutting
– – Alfalfa-Cutting Time Results
There’s potential for grazing dairy heifers
Nov. 27, 2019
There seems to be growing interest in grazing dairy heifers, especially in areas looking to utilize perennial forages to protect water resources...
Precutting bales didn’t impact fermentation
Jan. 16, 2019
The use of baled silage techniques for forage preservation has expanded significantly during the last decade and is especially popular with small or mid-sized dairy and beef producers...
Sorghum shows promise in the North
Jan. 15, 2018
Comparison of forage growth of multi-cut (left) and single-cut (right) harvest sorghum plots in late September...
There’s a downside to delayed wrapping
Nov. 15, 2017
Wrapping moist, large round or square bales in plastic to create an anaerobic environment for silage fermentation has gained steadily in popularity, particularly for small and midsized dairy or beef producers...