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  1. Alfalfa/Hay
    Hi, so I'm looking at a piece of land that had sub irrigation/drainage. The depth of the pipe ranges from 3' at one end and goes down to 6' at the other. It has timothy planted at the moment but I know that the roots don't go down far enough for it to do anything for the crop. I'm going to drill...
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    2014 third cutting. Orchard grass/ Timothy mix
  3. Alfalfa/Hay
    Orchard cuttings west central illinois. Hope to cut hay 2nd. week of june !!! Rain next 5 days. Grass has headed out . Need to apply- N- after baling. Should I cut 2nd. cutting last week of August and maybe 3rd. cutting 1st. week OCT. ? Our area orchard grows good in October. If I wait till...
  4. Alfalfa/Hay
    Looking for some advice. I called my local Farm Supply outlet and got conflicting answers to the following question. I asked if it was safe to spray 2-4D Amine on a stand of Orchard grass and Fescue that was seeded last fall. One guy said yes, another said no. Can anyone tell me what if any...
  5. Alfalfa/Hay
    I need a little help out here. I am new to growing hay. Last fall I broadcast planted ten acres of orchard grass and low endophyte fescue, fifty-fifty mix of seed. Location Southern Illinois. The planting went well and the grass looks even and filled out so far. Ready to continue growing this...
  6. Alfalfa/Hay
    i have a horse pasture in southwest iowa that i am going to start haying. right now it's mixed horse pasture with brome, orchard, timothy, and rye....... wanting to overseed with orchard grass, but also wanting to apply pendimethalin (pendulum 3.3) to rid the field of foxtail and other annual...
  7. General Ranching
    Wonder what you look for in hay?... Do any of you feed round and big squares bales or are you only in the market for small square bales? Do you have it tested or just go by look and smell? What type of hay do you prefer...timothy, alfalfa/grass mix, just alfalfa, just grass...please let us...
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