Sunday, May 29, 2016

What kind of grades would you get for managing your grazing system if there were report cards for graziers? Would you be satisfied with...

Now that summer is under way, many producers are finishing first cutting hay and preparing to make second cutting. As rotational graziers, however, we...

I have written in the past about dealing with forage quality when it is raining every day and when we have been short on...

How can farmers deal with making hay and getting it dry between rains? This is a challenge at times, but there are some proven techniques to speed drying that can help shorten the window between cutting and storing the forage.

We are at a stage now where we can affect grazing for the season. Right now, our fields are finishing up their "reproductive" stage...

>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...
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