Producer Questions

Producer Questions

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Q.  Could you recommend forage I could use for fall grazing and also harvest a hay crop off? Also could I plant wheat/rye into the forage stubble in November for spring grazing? I really need the extra grazing from September 1 to November 10th and April 20th to June 1st. If I could get away with not dealing with prussic acid poisoning, it would be a plus. (August 2017)

A.  There are several annual and perennial forages that can help fill your spring and fall grazing season extensions as well as provide hay potential. Be aware, though, that no single option is likely to meet all your desires and that moisture will be a major factor influencing productivity... Learn More.

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