LATEST NEWS FROM Hay and Forage

Art Schaap Dairy
10:49AM May 20, 2019

Producers Are Trying to Rebuild Hay Supplies

The latest Crop Production report from USDA-NASS shos May 1 hay stocks at 14.9 million tons, down 2.9% year over year. However, May 1 hay stocks in 2018 were also
14:13PM May 10, 2019

Grazing Conditions Improved with Less Drought Around the Country

Wyatt Bechtel
Associate Editor
With above average moisture around much of the country during the winter and spring, grazing conditions have improved compared to the same time last year.
20:16PM May 02, 2019

Rough Winter Shrinks Hay Supplies

Anna-Lisa Laca
Online and Business Editor
As farmers throughout the country experienced record-cold temperatures, blizzards that seemed to last weeks rather than days, and unrelenting wind, many fed more hay than they usually do.
09:30AM Apr 30, 2019

Conservationist Warns of Missouri's Disappearing Prairie

Associated Press
AgWeb Contributor
Missouri’s prairies are disappearing and the loss is hurting the state’s ecosystem, according to a conservation expert.
14:00PM Apr 19, 2019

Hay Season is Coming Soon, Refresh Your Production Strategy

Sara Brown
Livestock and Production Editor
Hopefully, the first round of hay harvest only a few weeks away. Two free “Beef Tips” videos from Purdue Extension could help beef producers maximize the quality and quantity of
09:00AM Apr 19, 2019

Hay Season is Coming Soon, Refresh Your Production Strategy

Sara Brown
Livestock and Production Editor
Hopefully, the first round of hay harvest only a few weeks away. Two free “Beef Tips” videos from Purdue Extension could help beef producers maximize the quality and quantity of
08:47AM Mar 25, 2019

Add Legumes to Fescue Pastures for Better Profits

Linda Geist
AgWeb Contributor
Cattle producers see more profit when they add legumes to fescue pastures and manage grazing systems properly according to Patrick Davis, University of Missouri Extension specialist in livestock.