1. Hay Sampling

    Dec 4, 2019

    Physical evaluation of hay is useful to sort hay into general categories such as high, medium or low quality.  To move beyond general categories and predict animal performance requires a forage chemical analysis.

  2. Hay mower cutting sorghum sudangrass

    Feeding High Ash Forages

    Nov 22, 2019

    High ash content in forages resulting from soil contamination can cause several problems. This article discusses ash content in forages, its sources, and problems that occur when soil contamination is high.

  3. Sorghum sudangrass forage

    Be Alert to Late-Season Potential Forage Toxicities

    Oct 4, 2019

    Livestock owners feeding forage need to keep in mind the potential for several forage toxicities and other problems that can develop late this season. These include nitrate poisoning, prussic acid poisoning, and bloat. This article discusses how to avoid these problems.