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Ohio State University Extension educator Erika Lyon discusses how to prepare forgages for livestock for upcoming fall and winter season.

Thoughtful management will allow managers to help control weeds by making sure the desired forages have a healthy competitive advantage.

Beginning Aug. 30, Ohio State University Extension will be offering Forages for Horses — a virtual course for equine managers.

Dairy cows have a distinct smell, producing both high-quality dairy products for consumers and high-quality manure to be spread on forage fields.

Winter annual forages can be a very economic feed for cows and heifers. The four most common winter annuals are rye, triticale, wheat and barley.

Yields have been good for baled forage in northeast Ohio. However, all costs should be considered before putting a price on extra hay.

Livestock producers have many annual forage options to supplement perennial forage production throughout the year to best serve their nutrient needs. 

It's time to take inventory of remaining hay supplies to make sure there is enough until pastures green up regardless of what weather conditions occur.

Now is a good time to consider management strategies for the remainder of the year that will ensure healthy and productive forage crops in 2022.

A severe fall armyworm outbreak developed across Ohio and neighboring states. FInd out what to do if your hayfields have been affected.