Most of us have some piece of machinery we have held on to … sometimes too long. The reasons can be varied: It belonged to Grandpa; it is a collector’s item (if only to you) – or probably the No. 1 reason: It is too expensive to replace it.
Sometimes, I wonder if reacting to Mother Nature or man-made errors in judgment are not the most stressful part of choosing a career in farming. While waiting for the rain to stop is fretful enough when the hay is ready, the worry over what to do when it stops raining is even more so. One of those worries is the effect of heat stress on grazing systems.
Progressive Forage is the Forage Industry Resource for progressive hay, silage and pasture producers. With contributors including freelance writers, extension specialists and allied industry partners, the leading-edge content is balanced and promotes the best in the forage industry.
All editorial content for Progressive Forage is driven by one primary goal – to provide informational resources that ensure success for forage producers.
Provide forward-thinking forage producers with practical, unbiased, researched forage articles to educate and inform.
Create an open forum for industry discussion and an easy-to-read magazine of expert information about the forage industry.
Assist forage producers in improving profitability and efficiency.
Progressive Dairyman magazine combines current news and events, market reports and industry trends with dairy management and production articles, publishing information dairymen can rely on to help serve their farms’ needs.
After 25 years of publishing practical and profitable information that helps U.S. dairymen succeed, Progressive Dairyman is now offering a Canadian edition at no cost to Canadian dairymen and others involved in the industry.
Progressive Cattleman magazine captures the essence of the cattleman and ranching experience. This monthly publication is tailored for all segments of the beef industry and will consistently provide compelling features and photography, timely news, expert industry voices and entertaining commentary.