Alfalfa

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Name: Alfalfa
First reported 19 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 1 reports

Philippines among the world’s ‘mega’ biotech crop producers

The Philippines has landed in the ranks of the 19 “mega-countries” which are growing 50,000 hectares or more of biotechnology (biotech) crops.In the country’s case, only biotech (Bt) corn, the yellow variety, is being planted by farmers, but they have ... [Published GoodNews Pilipinas! - 19 hours ago]
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 1 reports

Finally old enough to stop wishing time away

Back on the farm as a kid, I often wished that I could grow up faster so I’d be old enough to do all sorts of exciting things that the older kids, especially my big brother and my first cousin, got to do.I can’t tell you the number of times as a youngster ... [Published Tri-State Neighbour - 5 hours ago]
First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 1 reports

Are Groundwater, Surface Water Regulations Tied in Your Area?

There is, of course, a natural interplay between water on the surface and the groundwater. Drillers know this, hydrogeologists know this and, increasingly, policy makers know it.This story reminded me of that fact. Many groundwater professionals know ... [Published National Driller - 7 hours ago]
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 1 reports

HERd management: Think spring

This winter has been one for the record books here in southwest Wisconsin. We have endured record cold and plenty of snow.Day after day of subzero temperatures and thawing out waterers is not fun. I think our skidloader was parked in our garage more ... [Published Progressive Dairy - 8 hours ago]
Entities: Cattle, Alfalfa, Acquisition
First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 12 hours ago - 1 reports

Missouri Weekly Hay Summary Week ending 04/18/2014

Rain, sun, repeat is the current weather pattern, with rapidtemperature swings from unseasonably hot to unseasonably coldthrown in for good measure. Field work is lagging behind theaverage with weather delays, but producers seem optimistic aboutthe growing ... [Published Dexter Daily Statesman - 12 hours ago]
First reported 13 hours ago - Updated 12 hours ago - 2 reports

Optimize seed-to-soil contact for high alfalfa yields

A thick, healthy stand is every alfalfa grower’s goal. Mother Nature throws plenty of curve balls, but using good management practices can help you come out the winner.To successfully establish a crop of alfalfa, you must optimize seed-to-soil contact; ... [Published Progressive Dairy - 12 hours ago]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 1 reports

Farmers, Hunters Fighting "Losing Battle" Against Feral Hogs

By Alicia NeavesNewsWest 9PRESIDIO - Farms all around Texas are falling victim to the predators every day. Wild Feral Hogs are wreaking havoc on their lands, costing millions of dollars in damage. Local farmers and hunters are making some moves to help ... [Published KWES NewsWest 9 - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 1 reports

A roasted carrot salad to add to your springtime menus

Finally, spring has come! (Let’s pretend the word snow doesn’t exist, especially in April!) This roasted carrot salad is a wonderful way to welcome the warm weather - when it finally comes. It would also make a special addition to your Easter menu.This ... [Published Examiner.com - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

Palmer Weed Slowly Moving into Michigan

As Palmer amaranth gradually encroaches on Michigan soils, producers-—especially those who produce alfalfa---will face some hefty management problems when it comes to controlling this invasive species."Palmer amaranth is a pigweed species that is native ... [Published The Farmer's Exchange Online - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

Continued ...

ENID, Okla. — Jet residents reported feeling an earthquake northeast of Helena early Thursday morning.The 3.4 magnitude earthquake, recorded at 6:50 a.m. Thursday, was centered eight miles northeast of Helena and 21 miles northwest of Enid, according ... [Published Enid News and Eagle - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

Goats, not cows, the right fit for dairy farm

MINTO -- If Red River College ever looks to amend its journalism program, it might want to add "tour a goat farm" to the curriculum.Barely two minutes in, my tour of the Oak Island Acres Goat Dairy near Minto found me in a tug-of-war with a goat trying ... [Published Brandon Sun - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

Recent Findings in Plant Physiology Described by Researchers from RIKEN

By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Life Science Weekly -- Researchers detail new data in Life Science Research . According to news reporting from Kanagawa , Japan , by NewsRx journalists, research stated, "Reduction of lignin levels in the forage ... [Published 4 Traders - Apr 17 2014]

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"It was very dry," said Jason Luebbe. "Planting was going well but we did need the rain. Without it, we would have started to irrigate this week."
...it is our way of giving back to the industry," said Ken Vaupel, CEO of Alfagreen Supreme and American Feed Industry Association board member. "You truly do not embrace the power of giving back as a company until you do it personally."
"It's just one more thing you've got to worry about and you can't do anything about it. It's like the weather" Bishop said
...Southwest," said Christy Sprague of Michigan State University during the Great Lakes Forage and Grazing Council held last month on MSU's campus. "It thrives in hot, dry conditions and is very drought tolerant. It is common in the Great Plains and Southeast U S but is slowly moving into Michigan."

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Can ration sorting benefit lactating dairy cattle? [Published Dairy Herd - 4 hours ago]
Finally old enough to stop wishing time away [Published Tri-State Neighbour - 5 hours ago]
Are Groundwater, Surface Water Regulations Tied... [Published National Driller - 7 hours ago]
HERd management: Think spring [Published Progressive Dairy - 8 hours ago]
HHD: Late Night Planting Endeavor [Published The Farmer - 10 hours ago]
Missouri Weekly Hay Summary Week ending 04/18/2014 [Published Dexter Daily Statesman - 12 hours ago]
Optimize seed-to-soil contact for high alfalfa ... [Published Progressive Dairy - 12 hours ago]
Considerations for spring seeded alfalfa [Published Dairy Herd - 13 hours ago]
Hardwood floor tips, gardening tips and rose le... [Published Cleveland.com - 14 hours ago]
Personal and Corporate Contributions Imperative... [Published Food & Beverage Online - 18 hours ago]
Philippines among the world’s ‘mega’ biotech cr... [Published GoodNews Pilipinas! - 19 hours ago]
Farmers, Hunters Fighting "Losing Battle" Again... [Published KWES NewsWest 9 - Apr 18 2014]
A roasted carrot salad to add to your springtim... [Published Examiner.com - Apr 18 2014]
Palmer Weed Slowly Moving into Michigan [Published The Farmer's Exchange Online - Apr 17 2014]
Roseville solar installer completes power syste... [Published Sacramento Bee - Apr 17 2014]
A dramatic drop: Farm incomes dropped in 2013 [Published Perham Focus - Apr 17 2014]
Water rate increase for Cummings Valley farmers [Published KGet - Apr 17 2014]
Continued ... [Published Enid News and Eagle - Apr 17 2014]
Adopt Your Own Easter Bunny! [Published Clearwater Patch - Apr 17 2014]
Now THAT'S wind power! Cows wear BACKPACKS to c... [Published Mail Online UK - Apr 17 2014]
Seeds Market Worth $85.2 Billion By 2018 - A Re... [Published PRWeb - Apr 17 2014]
Right wing media finds an odd hero [Published Mount Pleasant Morning Sun - Apr 17 2014]
Goats, not cows, the right fit for dairy farm [Published Brandon Sun - Apr 17 2014]
Food Shopping by Bicycle [Published Broadsheet - Apr 17 2014]
Follow Your Memes [Published Santa Barbara Independent - Apr 17 2014]
Kim Jones: GMO dangers: fact or fiction? [Published Santa Clarita Valley Signal - Apr 17 2014]
Spring Weed Update: Weeds - 10; Corn Planting - 0 [Published Indiana Prairie Farmer - Apr 17 2014]
Creative alternatives to egg dye kits [Published Mendota Reporter - Apr 17 2014]
Desert beauties [Published MENAFN - Apr 17 2014]
Time for action [Published Alva Review Courier - Apr 17 2014]
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Hacker “weev” demands bacon following prison re... [Published Ars Technica - Apr 15 2014]
Hacker and Internet troll Andrew 'weev Auernheimer demanded bacon, cream cheese and alfalfa sprouts following his Friday release from prison, hours after a federal appeals court vacated his conviction. According to a YouTube video posted on Motherboard, ...
All Our Water is Going to a Plant We Don’t Eat ... [Published The Understory : Understory.RAN.org - Apr 08 2014]
2013 went down as the driest year in California’s recorded history.  A major reservoir outside of Sacramento has been reduced from 83% to 36% capacity in just over 2 years.  In the Central Valley, 1,200 square miles of land is sinking at a rate of ...
California farmers: Drill, baby, drill (for wat... [Published Grist - the Latest from Grist - Apr 03 2014]
California is locked in an epochal drought – and yet produce aisles nationwide still brim with reasonably prices fruit and vegetables from the Golden State. How does California continue providing half of U.S.-grown vegetables under such parched conditions? ...
#NotAJoke: Nanny State Wants To Send Fat People... [Published RedState Blog - Apr 01 2014]
*Promoted from the diaries. – Aaron* The Obama administration plans to send text messages to fat people and offer online weigh-ins to help the country’s obese population get down to what a cartel of career academics considers to be a healthy weight. ...
6 Recipes for Healthier Ballpark Staples [Published Wall St. Cheat Sheet - Mar 22 2014]
Ballpark food can be a huge swing and a miss when it comes to nutrition — but that doesn’t mean you can’t make a healthier version at home! The following six game day classics have been given a slightly healthy makeover, and you won’t strike out if you ...
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Excellent Animal Feed Test Results for VIASPACE... [Published PR Newswire - Nov 19 2013]
Eliminate Bad Breath From The Inside-Out [Published PR Newswire - Aug 05 2013]
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