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  1. Top Ag News
    5 Tips for Managing Low-Quality Hay

    Bad hay bales aren’t just a sign of a tough year. They’re also a clue that a herd’s nutrition is off. Hay […]

    March 22, 2023
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    Cheap Hay Proves More Expensive Long-Term

    After a season crippled with hay shortages and exorbitant feed costs, cattle producers are digging out the last of their bales for […]

    March 15, 2023
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    Frost Seed Legumes for Profitable Cattle

    Can frost-seeded legumes make a difference in cattle profitability? A University of Forage extension specialist says yes. Craig Roberts says that legumes […]

    January 26, 2023
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    U.S. Hay Stocks at Record Low Levels

    Two years of severe-to-exceptional drought conditions have depleted U.S. hay stocks. USDA’s most recent hay stocks report showed 71.9 million tons in […]

    January 19, 2023
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    Grain Sorghum Residue Makes Quality Winter Forage

    Forage that meets nutrient requirements throughout winter months is critical to raising beef cows. Generally, forage that contains crop residues like wheat […]

    January 10, 2023
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    Test your Silage for Mold and Mycotoxins

    Testing your silage for mold and mycotoxins is critical for the health of your herd. The University of Nebraska-Lincoln suggests testing your […]

    December 7, 2022
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    7 Tips for Smart Cattle Feeding this Winter

    As cattle producers face winter conditions with limited hay and forage resources, the University of Missouri Extension office has seven tips to […]

    November 28, 2022
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    Tips for Stretching Forage Supplies with Soybean Residue

    Could soybean residue serve as a forage supply this winter? Amidst extreme to exceptional drought in most of the U.S. cattle country, […]

    November 15, 2022
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    What to Look for when Winter Grazing on Corn Fields

    Turning cattle out to graze on post-harvest corn stubble can rein in part of winter-feeding costs. However, it’s important to note that […]

    November 7, 2022
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    5 Tips to Help Manage Drought Conditions On Your Ranch

    Helping mitigate the effects of drought on your operation is possible with some foresight and early action. While drought impacts can suddenly […]

    November 4, 2022