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Hay Outlook: Milk and Grain Prices Could Impact Hay Demand in 2019

DROVERS – Hay markets can be difficult to project heading into any year, and 2019 might have some of the most complex dynamics to consider for hay pricing and demand. Weather will always play a role in regional markets, while … Continue reading

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Winter Forage Conference Next Tuesday, December 11, in Emporia

MANHATTAN – The KSU/KSFGC Winter Forage Conference will be held Tuesday, December 11, 2018, in the Anderson Building on the Lyon County Fairgrounds, Emporia, Kansas. Registration begins at 9:00 a.m. and the conference kicks off at 9:30 a.m. The conference … Continue reading

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Health Advisory, Safety Tips Issued During Flint Hills Burning Season

Smoke Modeling Tool Active Beginning March 1 TOPEKA, Kan. – The Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) reminds Kansans that March and April are a time when large areas of the state’s Flint Hills rangeland are burned. These burns … Continue reading

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Western Kansas Forage Conference February 20th

Come join the discussion with Jeff Rasawehr, Ohio Farmer and co-founder of Cover Crop Ranch on the integration of cover crops within a crop production system. Registration begins at 8:30 am, with the program starting at 9:00 am and running until … Continue reading

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Continuing Education Units to be Available at the KSFGC Annual Conference December 13, 2016

MANHATTAN – Several forage-based educational presentations for farmers, ranchers and consultants will be part of the of Kansas Forage and Grassland Council’s Winter Conference, and continuing education units (CEU’s) will be available for those who want them. The conference will … Continue reading

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NATIONAL FORAGE WEEK: Listen to Gary Wilson

NATIONAL FORAGE WEEK – Is June 19-25, 2016. Please celebrate this important week with us and help raise awareness and educate the public about the role of forages in dairy and meat consumption. Listen to Gary Wilson  

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Soil Health Field Day August 27

A Soil Health Field Day with Gabe Brown will be held on Thursday, August 27th from 8:00 am to 2:00 pm at Kauffman Seeds West – 9218 Halstead Road, Hutchinson, Kansas Gabe Brown is one of the pioneers in the … Continue reading

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Hay Update from the Livestock Marketing Information Center

Agricultural Prices showed an uptick in hay prices for the last month (April) of the 2013/2014 marketing year. California and the Southwest continue to show drought like conditions, and reports out of the northern plains and upper Midwest, indicate winterkill … Continue reading

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