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Progressive Forage Issue 2 2020

February 1

This issue is beef focused and includes highlights of what you need to know about timing forages to finish cattle using resources available in the soil. We’ll cover how to evaluate your pastures to renovate, and how to maximize average daily gain and pregnancy rates on pasture. On the business side, review what an ag legacy is to make sure yours is in great shape. See if going into production without debt is right for you.

Progressive Forage Issue 4 2020

April 1

The April issue of Progressive Forage focuses on forage production and storage. See how a biofertilizer improved performance in a forage grass stand. Also included is pest and disease control. Learn five steps for successful pest management, and get some tips for keeping pests and diseases out of your silage corn. Lastly, balance supply and demand with your stocking rate.

Progressive Forage Issue 5 2020

May 1

Focusing on irrigation in this issue, we show you how one producer converted his pivots to solar power, and augment that with reining in center pivot hazards and irrigation strategies. With a second focus on equipment, this issue brings you discussions on equipment efficiency versus capacity and equipment sizing decisions. Also on producers' minds are concerns with sidedressing manure on corn, soybean silage and haylage, and the experts tackle these tough topics. Whether it's choosing a high-quality forage lab or measuring pasture content and capacity, we've got you covered.