14:45PM Jun 12, 2019
The Livestock Marketing Information Center (LMIC) lowered hay yields across the board this week and edged prices up as this spring continues to have devastating impact on fields and fieldwork.
08:45AM Jun 12, 2019
The Feed Emergency Enhancement During Disasters Act (FEEDD Act) would allow producers who are utilizing prevent plant to at least graze, hay or chop a cover crop to feed livestock.
07:40AM Jun 10, 2019
All hay contains some mold, but when mold becomes noticeable the decisions become important.
11:10AM Jun 07, 2019
With the excessively wet planting conditions much of the Midwest is now experiencing, many producers are looking for “Plan B” to meet forage needs for their livestock.
09:40AM Jun 06, 2019
High-moisture grass baled above 24% moisture can cause spontaneous combustion. Overheated bales can burn down a hay barn.
11:21AM May 31, 2019
The timing of the rains can make it difficult for producers that are trying hard to put quality hay in the bale for next winter’s feed supply.
21:16PM May 29, 2019
A long-delayed spring grass-growing season with frequent rains didn't give days for making hay. Regrowth season just ahead holds promise, says a University of Missouri forage specialist.