Category Archives: Hay Clippings Blog

Aug 27 Kansas Hay Market Report

Hay market trade was slow to moderate, demand was moderate, and prices remained steady. Areas in southwest Kansas remained hot and dry last week, while the east and southeast part of the state continued to see rain. 08-27-19 Hay Report … Continue reading

Posted in Hay Clippings Blog

Aug. 20 Kansas Hay Market Report

KANSAS DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE – Hay market trade was slow to moderate, demand was moderate, and prices remained steady. A lot of hay is still moving out of Kansas to states back east. 08-20-19 Hay Report FINAL

Posted in Hay Clippings Blog

Aug 13 Kansas Hay Market Report

KANSAS DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE – Hay market trade was slow to moderate, demand was low, and prices remained steady. The feeling is that the market should stay steady for a bit, as hay and feed supplies currently seem ample. 08-13-19 … Continue reading

Posted in Hay Clippings Blog

K-State Researchers to Study Alfalfa: New varieties are more digestible, could improve cattle performance

MANHATTAN, Kan. — Kansas State University researchers are ready to launch a study on an alfalfa variety that could be more pleasing on cow’s stomachs and producers’ bottom line. Doohong Min, associate professor of agronomy, is leading a team from … Continue reading

Posted in Hay Clippings Blog

NAFA News – August 6, 2019

In this issue… o   USDA’s ARS Seeking Alfalfa Irrigation Specialist for Parlier Location Just click on the headline above to start reading, or here for the entire newsletter.  

Posted in Hay Clippings Blog

NAFA NEWS

News from the National Alfalfa and Forage Alliance In this issue… o   New Aphid & Lygus Bug Control for Alfalfa – Transform® o   Alfalfa Checkoff Funds Seven Research Projects o   USDA Announces Details of Relief Package o   Five Projects Receive … Continue reading

Posted in Hay Clippings Blog

The Value of Grazed Corn Residue for Crop and Cattle Producers

CORNHUSKER ECONOMICS – The Western Corn Belt has historically been corn and wheat cropping systems with cattle integrated on nearby grasslands. Recent agricultural production data ranked Nebraska, South Dakota, Kansas, and North Dakota in the top 10 states for both … Continue reading

Posted in Hay Clippings Blog