Read this article in VT Digger about our Aerial Cover Crop project. UVM tests aerial planting of cover crops.
Managing Pasture as a Crop – A Guide to Good Grazing, written by Darrell Emmick while on staff at UVM Extension in Middlebury is now available. The 80 page book is a great read for livestock farmers who want to learn more about getting the best from their land. Check it out HERE Managing Pasture as […]
Trying to decide on a cover crop this fall? Thinking about trying to get a double crop by harvesting it for forage in the spring? Have you thought about Winter Triticale?? Cornell Extension Agronomy Fact Sheet: Winter Triticale Forage factsheet56.pdf (application/pdf Object).
Champlain Valley Crops, Soil & Pasture Team : University of Vermont. Have you seen our new website?
Our no-till drill saw a lot of pasture activity during summer of 2012 and one of the many exciting things we experimented with seeding was tillage radish. Unlike the little red radishes you find in your salad, the tillage radish is a large tap-rooted variety that has the ability to grow several inches long in […]
Via Alan Curler… The following is summary of a conference call with Bob Wellington, Senior economist with Agrimark, on Sept. 6, 2012 at 10:AM. These are notes taken by Bob Parsons, UVM Extension. Current dairy situation: We are seeing the following conditions….Record low milk:feed ratio, $8 corn, $530 Soymeal, $17 soybeans, Drought in midwest, tight […]
» Impact of Dry Weather on Corn Growth and Development : Out Croppings: Important crop news from the field! : University of Vermont
» Impact of Dry Weather on Corn Growth and Development : Out Croppings: Important crop news from the field! : University of Vermont.