Especially with less than normal summer precipitation many farmers have found themselves short of grass pasture through the summer months. Using more warm season grasses, especially big bluestem and eastern gamagrass, will provide good quick forage during the summer months. Switchgrass and Indiangrass are also commonly used, however, switchgrass matures earlier and palatability is somewhat less. Caucasian bluestem is also a good choice for warm season forage.
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Manure fertiltiy values are affected by diet and water composition and class of livestock.READ MORE
This Memo helps you understand the challenges associated with cyst nematodes. We cover how to sample a field or area, how to submit samples for cyst analysis, and how to interpret results and manage cyst nematode affected fields.READ MORE
The Agronomy Handbook is a comprehensive resource that discusses soil properties, plant essential nutrients, as well as soil test results and recommendations. It also covers soil sampling, fertilizer application methods, nutrient deficiency symptoms in plants, plant tissue analysis, nutrient uptake and removal in crops, and conversion factors for U.S. and metric measurements.READ MORE