Thursday, July 28, 2016

>I had an opportunity to travel with the Ohio State University Extension sheep team to Australia March 24 –April 9. Our group of 17...

The ground has firmed tremendously in our area the last two weeks and warm temperatures have launched grass growth again in most fields so...

Local pastures have been repeatedly stressed over the past few years. The forage plants have struggled to survive the extremely dry weather a couple...

The time to plant may be now. With weather like we are having, you may think this is a crazy statement, but it is...

Feeding beef cattle during the winter can be a challenging experience if being profitable is one of your goals. Proper nutrition is a key...

Another new year has arrived with the usual mix of interesting weather for livestock producers. As we begin our attempt to keep those New...

Dairy cows fed high-quality forage produce more milk with less supplementation than cows fed lower-quality forage. High quality pastures do not happen by accident,...

Well, that time of year is almost upon us. You know what these coming winter months mean -- greasy, slimy, aggravating mud. It makes...

Now that the time has changed, my thought process has changed to planning for the winter and into next year. I went into a...

A small farm livestock owner recently asked me about the benefit of pasture aeration and the application of fertilizer and lime. To answer the...
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