GRASSLAND BLOG

Reducing the Cost of Overseeding Warm-Season Pastures

Monday, August 21, 2017

Lately the high price of annual ryegrass has got farmers throughout the South thinking about their options. What do you do when you need forage for livestock but the prices continue to escalate for seed? The counter-intuitive answer is that you spend more for seed and improve the composition of your forage.
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Turfgrass- The Gift that just Keeps Giving

Saturday, July 01, 2017

When we plant a lawn or a grassy area, many think about all the work that goes into it; mowing, watering, fertilizing, etc., but what we put into it we get in return, tenfold!  Read More

Jail Break!

Thursday, June 22, 2017

After days of stretching the fence, these cows finally broke out of their pasture and rapidly walked across an alfalfa field to get into a FIXatioN Balansa clover block. The FIXatioN was planted in the middle of the alfalfa field as an observation trial. According to the farmer in Ohio who sent us the picture, not once did the cows stop or put their head down to take a bite of alfalfa as they made their way to the FIXatioN. He tried a few times to get them out of the plot but they would not move until they had their fill. Only then was he finally able to get them back across the alfalfa and into the newly repaired fence. Read More

There's a lot of Potential in Every Inch of FIXatioN's Growth

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

One of the best parts of Spring in the Midwest is checking out which varieties of grasses and clovers made it thru the long winter months. What’s even better is watching our FIXatioN Balansa Clover wake up and stretch its legs as the days get longer and warmer.
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Inter-seeding cover crops requires long range weather forecasting

Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Lately you may have been hearing a lot about inter-seeding as a means to get cover crops started early or where otherwise, due to late corn harvest, they might not get planted at all.  Read More


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