How to Feed and Use Poor Quality Forages

Aug. 16, 2019
Hay barn

Persistent and frequent rains foiled the ability to take a timely first cut of hay in 2019. As a result, significant acres of first cut hay was baled in late June and even well into July. Overly mature is one way to describe this hay, but whatever the description, most producers recognize this hay is of poor quality. The big question many producers are facing now is how and when to best use this hay?

Brady Campbell and Rory Lewandowski discuss this challenge and provide guidelines in an article found HERE.