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Attendees at the Ohio Forage and Grasslands Council July 9 field day visited Lone Pine Pastures and Leroy Kuhns farm in Wayne County. The council also presented several awards at the event.

Winter annual cereals utilize six to seven months of the year and capture an additional 33% of the crop production potential. Learn more about options.

Planning the winter grazing and supplementation program has tremendous impact on farm profitability.

Summer annuals can be great crops to grow during the summer slump. With relatively low input costs, they can have a very high return on investment.

Winter wheat, barley, triticale and rye planted in the fall can produce high-quality forage in the spring when harvest is in the boot stage.

Having your forages analyzed is the only way to determine if hay will meet an animal's nutrient requirements during the winter.

Learn how to meet the nutritional needs of ruminants, lacking in this year's hay crop, by planting some veggies to graze this fall.

Learn more about common forage-related disorders — bloat, grass tetany and nitrate poisoning — to prevent livestock from getting ill or dying.

The Ohio Forage and Grasslands Council annual meeting will be Feb. 8 at the Ohio Department of Agriculture in Reynoldsburg.

Are you scouting your forage crops for disease this fall? This may not be the first item on a producer's to-do list, but it's important.