Healthy soils are as important as cattle health for ranch success.
Fescue is hardy, but can harbor a fungus that causes health issues for cattle. It also crowds out native plants, which can harm pollinator populations. A Virginia Tech study aims
Weather challenges in 2019 led to many questions about the quantity and quality of hay production and supply heading into 2020.
Hay tainted by a toxic beetle is blamed for the deaths of at least 13 horses and illnesses to dozens of others on a Wisconsin ranch.
Looking to 2020, regional supply and demand will continue to be the driving force behind the swing in hay acres and prices.
Factor in hay quality and your cows’ nutrition needs
The historically late harvest is causing more problems and not just for farmers but livestock producers. AgDay National Reporter Betsy Jibben has more on the final stop on the I-80