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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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Keep it covered and dry
Every year, producers have concerns about storing large round hay bales and how to reduce spoilage. Round bales usually suffer greater losses than smaller rectangular bales because they tend to stay...
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Forage advancements and even alternative uses can help the bottom line
More and more land is being converted for growing crops. But with the rising price of all meat animals, livestock owners are looking to maximize productivity with the amount of grazing land available...

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