FEED SAMPLING – ARE SINGLE SAMPLE DECISIONS GOOD ENOUGH?

Kyle Taysom, CEO Dairyland Labs recently gave a webinar presentation.  In his talk he showed 100 replicate samples from a corn silage pile (see table).  If diets were formulated using an individual [Read More]

FERTILIZING TO ACHIEVE TONNAGE AND QUALITY

Alfalfa Fertility:  Fertilizing to Achieve Tonnage & Quality This spring has been a hard one for our alfalfa.  Multiple severe freezes have depleted carbohydrate reserves in the roots and it is [Read More]

FORAGE STANDS: THE GOOD, THE BAD AND THE UGLY

by Luke Daninger -   Gregg Gustine and I spent time doing a tour of Southern Minnesota and Western Wisconsin on alfalfa. North to south, and east to west, the same trends repeated themselves. [Read More]