• Triticale feed/cover crop at Dutch Meadows Dairy on May 28, 2015.

    Managing manure and the cropping system

    Published on August 6, 2015

    The Aug. 18, 2015, manure field day will teach participants about double cropping winter and summer annuals for better feed, soil and manure management.

  • What is causing striped corn? Part 2

    Published on July 10, 2015

    Soil and leaf tissue tests suggest magnesium deficiency and, to a lesser extent, sulfur were causing leaf striping on corn.

  • Figure 1: Continuous gazing. Photo by Kable Thurlow

    Do pasture management & nutrient management go hand in hand?

    Published on July 1, 2015

    Management Intensive Grazing can help graziers have a more uniform distribution of manure and urine nutrients. Nutrient distribution and pasture rest will help graziers better utilize and manage the natural resource base.