Stories by Clif Little

About Clif

The author is an Ohio State University Extension Agriculture and Natural Resources Educator in Guernsey County.

Stockpiling has risks when high costs

Thursday, July 27, 2006

Stockpiling fescue and orchardgrass is generally considered an economical way to extend the grazing season and cut feed costs.

Grazing is great, but it can be better

Thursday, March 23, 2006

We hear and see many reasons for improving our grazing practices. Reasons. Over the last several years, the federal government has also chosen to support and encourage grazing through the use of government programs.

Test your forage for four reasons

Thursday, August 25, 2005

As we have experienced this year, forage quantity is drastically down as a result of dry conditions.

Prepare a pasture with these tips

Thursday, August 4, 2005

Late summer is an excellent time to establish forages.
The following steps will assist producers in successful renovation and establishment of grass fields and legumes.

Planning your fall/winter grazing

Thursday, August 26, 2004

August is the month to begin planning your fall/winter grazing.
By the end of August many practices will have to be implemented in order to maximize forage production.

Pasture seeding oats, annual ryegrass

Wednesday, December 31, 2003

When seeding directly to pasture, there are some guidelines to follow that help to ensure success.

Timing is everything to stockpiling

Thursday, August 21, 2003

If the weather cooperates, stockpiling can produce an extra 2,000 pounds of forage to be grazed.

Do your math! Manure smells more like money

Thursday, April 17, 2003

Extension agent does th e math for the value of organic fertilizers.

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