Information on forage and grazing management of crops such as wheat, alfalfa, fescue, sorghum, corn, rye, canola, clover and birdsfoot trefoil. Tips on determining pasture yield, no-till crop management, crop rotation, silage, haylage and baleage.
Adriana comes to Penn State Extension with a diverse background and will be part of the Agronomy Extension Team with the objective of contributing to improve PA agriculture productivity.
Below average temperature and precipitation so far, with a warming trend and more precipitation in the forecast
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This publication details rotating perennial pastures with annual crops, grazing cover crops, and grazing crop residue—all of which show promise to improve profit and soil health and increase diversity on crop farms.
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Visit with industry professionals and farmers and enjoy the day listening and learning about educational topics pertaining to forage production!
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High quality forage should be the main component of a successful grass-fed beef operation.
While much of mid-to-late January was relatively mild across Pennsylvania, more wintry weather will return for the next week.
Join us for the 2018 Crawford County Ag & Dairy Day, an educational day with presentations and dozens of exhibitors.
Join us at a workshop to learn more about Hay Production, attend the Crop Conferences and Crop Days, or at a traditional session for pesticide applicators.
Are your pastures looking a little thin? Read about frost seeding as an option to thicken forage stands.
Prevent mold in stored grain by making easy adjustments to temperature in the bin.
More Articles ByNicole Santangelo Carutis, Jessica A. Williamson, Ph.D.
Does grazing fall pastures have implications for spring regrowth?
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This webinar discusses the role and management of warm-season annuals in a grazing system.
With slow drydown in areas, it may be beneficial to identify fields that are good candidates for early harvest based on crop conditions and grain moisture.
Corn stover is often used as ground cover baled for bedding for the winter season, but it can also be utilized as a forage in some situations where feed supplies are limited.
Direct and indirect methods of determining pasture yield.