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Bob finished plugging every nook and cranny of the hayloft on August 13th (above). It was our 32nd wedding anniversary, so I remember the date. Last week he baled the west half of the pasture...
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When horses eat their hay slowly, they're healthier and happier
Horses out on pasture will often spend over 14-hours grazing every day. Horses housed in stalls are fed two large meals each day with limited opportunity to forage. Krishona Martinson is an...
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Hay stored in wet condition can be a hazard.
Rain is a needed ingredient for growing crops. However, frequent rains are a challenge for hay producers planning to mow, bale and store hay. Denise Schwab, beef program specialist with Iowa State...
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Bob cut the alfalfa on the last day of May. It was way past full bloom and weedy, but a wet spring left him no choice in timing. In fact, the weather forcast is now calling for storms tomorrow,...
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This free app provides hay prices, market information and assists in the buying and selling process.
Farmers and landowners can get help identifying the price of hay, and/or negotiate the sale or purchase of standing hay through a new smartphone app that can quickly find hay price information. Users...
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When the time is right for making hay, you want everything ready to go
Those who make hay know to do it when the sun shines. Sometimes it’s a very narrow window of opportunity, so the last thing you want is downtime because the machinery isn’t cooperating....
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Here are five reasons you should add wildlife habitat to your property.
Here are five reasons you should add wildlife habitat to your property.
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Everything you need to know to start raising alpacas.
Everything you need to know about raising alpacas.
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Expanded Hay Tools Product Line Includes Round Balers and Wrappers, Disc Mowers, Mower Conditioners, Rotary Tedders, and Rakes
Kubota Tractor Corporation has an expanded hay tools line, including new round balers and turntable bale wrappers; side-mounted and trailed disc mowers; trailed mower conditioners; and a complete...
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Give livestock extra attention and care in cold temperatures for optimal production.
Give livestock extra attention and care in cold temperatures for optimal production.

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