Minnesota: Forage Crops for Prevented Planted Acres

🕔Jul 10, 2019A large quantity of forage will likely be harvested from prevented plant acres in Minnesota this year, given the 2019 changes to USDA RMA’s prevented planting rules. Changing the date […]

Forage Emergency: Groups Push to Plant, Harvest on Prevented Acres – DTN

🕔Jun 12, 2019A multi-state coalition of agricultural organizations are seeking approval for emergency provisions allowing the planting and harvesting of forages on prevented planting acres without date restrictions, according to a news […]

Texas Field Reports: Pastures, Rangelands Experience Weedy Spring

🕔Apr 23, 2019Forage-producing areas of the state appear to be experiencing a bumper crop of weeds. Dr. Vanessa Corriher-Olson, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service forage specialist, Overton, said hay producers across the […]

Nebraska: Invasive Marestail in Pastures – Act Quickly

🕔Apr 1, 2019Marestail, also known as horseweed, is a native annual forb. With the advent of no-till farming practices and repeated use of glyphosate products, marestail has become glyphosate-resistant and a major […]

Global Markets: Coarse Grains – U.S. Sorghum Ending Stocks Highest Since 2005/06

🕔Mar 8, 2019The build-up in forecast ending stocks is mainly due to diminished export prospects and an abundance of corn, the major competing feed grain. Corn is generally considered to be of […]

Sawyer on Crops: Livestock, Pasture Issues from Michael – Podcast

🕔Nov 2, 2018Hurricane Michael caused damage to pastures and forage, fences, hay and feed, as well as deaths and diseases to animals. In this installment of the South Georgia Pine podcast, County […]

Sawyer on Crops: Controlling Foxtail in Hayfields, Pastures

🕔Aug 23, 2018In this installment of the South Georgia Pine podcast, UGA Extension Agent Andrew Sawyer discusses weeds in pastures.

Nebraska: Drought-Stressed Corn – A Feed Opportunity

🕔Aug 13, 2018The game of “what-if” can be tricky. What if the corn crop becomes drought damaged this year? Am I prepared to utilize this forage? Drought-stressed corn will start to wilt […]

Livestock: Drought Hits Missouri Cattle – DTN

🕔Aug 9, 2018Brittany Wilbanks doesn’t need to look at the U.S. Drought Monitor map to know it is extremely dry in Missouri this growing season. Wilbanks and her husband, Seth, farm and […]

Texas: 42nd Annual Randall County Ag Day and Crops Tour, Canyon, Aug. 28

🕔Aug 3, 2018The 42nd annual Randall County Ag Day and Crops Tour hosted by the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service is set for Aug. 28 at the Kuhlman Extension Center, 200 N. […]

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