2013 Vermont Farm Show Winners

2013 Vermont Farm Show Field & Forage Crop Product Contest Class Winners Hay – Grass Lucas Vaughan (South Ryegate) Best of Show – Hay Hay – Legume James Maillee (Shelburne) Hay – Mixed Shawnha VanderWey (Ferrisburgh) *     *     *     *     *     *     * Silage & Grains – Grass Haylage Henry Brothers- Wolfridge Dairy ( Alburg) […]

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Frost Seeding: Simple, But Not Foolproof

by Rico Balzano, UVM Extension Agronomy Outreach Professional Frost seeding can be an efficient and cost effective way to reseed or introduce new forage species to pastures and hay meadows. Successful frost seeding can improve forage quality, and research in Michigan has shown yield increases by 1.5-2.0 tons of dry matter per acre. That is […]

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Drilling Cover Crops into Vegetable Fields

Drilling Cover Crops into Vegetable Fields. Check out this photo album on our facebook page of The Farm at VYCC using one of our No Till Drills to plant winter rye cover crops into their veggie fields.

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Winter Triticale Forage

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).

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Aiming for Higher Profits | University of Vermont Extension Agronomators

Aiming for Higher Profits | University of Vermont Extension Agronomators.

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Benefits of early planting of cereal rye or triticale after corn silage harvest | University of Vermont Extension Agronomators

Benefits of early planting of cereal rye or triticale after corn silage harvest | University of Vermont Extension Agronomators.

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UVM Extension – Champlain Valley Crop, Soil & Pasture Team

UVM Extension – Champlain Valley Crop, Soil & Pasture Team. Check out a video of one of our No Till Drills in action!  We passed the 1000 acre mark already.

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» 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.

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Is Snaplage a Good Fit For Dairy Farmers in the Northeast? | University of Vermont Extension Agronomators

Is Snaplage a Good Fit For Dairy Farmers in the Northeast? | University of Vermont Extension Agronomators.

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What Your Corn Can ‘See’ | University of Vermont Extension Agronomators

What Your Corn Can ‘See’ | University of Vermont Extension Agronomators.

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