1. 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.

  2. Alfalfa leaves with attached alfalfa weevil net-like cocoons.

    Alfalfa Weevil and Potato Leafhopper Status in Ohio's Alfalfa Crop

    May 25, 2021

    The alfalfa weevil is on it's way out but potato leafhoppers will be arriving soon to an alfalfa field near you!

  3. Alfalfa field

    Estimating fiber content of alfalfa in fields across Ohio

    May 12, 2021

    Alfalfa stands in Ohio had some early growth due to the warmer temperature in early April. Although it’s been cooler over the past couple of weeks, alfalfa growth has slowly been progressing.