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If early-season weeds are not controlled, they will compete with desirable forages for space, nutrients, moisture and sunlight.
The second in a series on the Agricultural Division's plans to meet current and future agricultural needs.
The haying situation this spring and early summer has been a little different than usual due to the prolonged and widespread rains.
What cow-calf producers should do to operate now while planning ahead for lower calf prices.
Improving spillway design can help reduce or eliminate future problems.
The USDA established the Rainfall Index Annual Forage Plan in May 2013. The program offers castrophic risk and/or buy-up coverage to producers who annually plant crops used for livestock feed.
An observation that has been made when turning cattle out on lush wheat pastures is that a transition occurs in which cattle may only maintain or even lose weight for a period of time.
Time- and labor-saving ideas that can help cattle producers.
A well-managed and properly stocked pasture should not need herbicides every year. A little time spent scouting may save you a lot of unnecessary time and money on spraying when your weed population is not high enough to justify it.
The vast majority of the winter pasture in the Southern Great Plains is wheat. There are many reasons for this, including culture, the opportunity to harvest and sell grain, and government and insurance programs.