Where Can I Buy or Sell Hay?

If you’re looking for hay or other forage markets here are some websites worth looking over: Farmer to Farmer; Hay, Forage & Corn List: http://farmertofarmer.uwex.edu/    UW-Extension’s Buying and Selling Hay and Straw website (latest hay prices also found here): http://www.uwex.edu/ces/ag/haybuying.html  Upper Midwest Haylist: http://www.haylist.umn.edu/  Illinois Hay and Straw Directory: http://www.agr.state.il.us/markets/hay/  Manitoba Haylist: http://web2.gov.mb.ca/agriculture/haysearch/  Nebraska Alfalfa Marketing Association:  http://www.nebraska-alfalfa.com/  […]

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TMR Management Practices

TMR Management Practices was a presentation given during the 2012 CWAS Dairy Meetings.  Click here for the presentation handouts; TMR_Management_HO ,  TMR_Mixer_Maintenance , TMR_Management_nHealthy_Rumen

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Determining Silage Bag Capacity

Click on the attachment below,  if you’re interested in knowing how much you have in those silo bags behind the barn.  And for additional information or Excel spreadsheets on storing silage go to the UW Team Forage Website at:  http://www.uwex.edu/ces/crops/uwforage/storage.htm  .  You might also want to consider trying the SiloCAP spreadsheet on the Virginia Tech Dairy website […]

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Harvesting High Quality Hay

Presentation handouts on suggestions for harvesting high quality hay.  This presention was given in March 2011 by Ryan Pearcy, Hay Tools Product Manager, Kuhn North America Harvesting Quality Hay

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Fertilizers for Forages 2010

Presentation on the importance of fertilizers in forages, given by Donald Genrich, CWAS Agronomy and Nutrient Management Specialist in March 2011 Fertilizer for Forages 2010

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Corn Silage Pricing Decision Aid

This spreadsheet developed by Ryan Sterry, Polk Co. Agriculture Agent; Lee Milligan, St. Croix Co. Agriculture Agent; and Joe Lauer, UW-Extension Corn Agronomist, helps to determine a price for standing and harvested corn silage. UWEXCornSilagePricingDecisionAid

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