1. Alfalfa with fall armyworm damage

    Managing Forage Stands Damaged by Fall Armyworm

    Aug 31, 2021

    The fall armyworm has taken Ohio by storm and by surprise. This article addresses how to manage damaged forage stands and how to protect those that aren't damaged yet.

  2. Hay mower laying down wide windrows

    Steps to Speed Up Field Curing of Hay Crops

    Jul 14, 2021

    Frequest rains are making it difficult to harvest hay crops this summer.  This article summarizes proven techniques that can help speed up the drying process for storing good quality forage.  

  3. Good fertilization practices ensure good forage production

    Fertilizing hay and pastures

    Jun 2, 2021

    Many hay producers across the state have completed or are in the process of completing their first cutting of the year. One of the two best times to topdress maintenance fertilizer on hay is right after the first cutting.