Tag Archives: Forage

Matagorda & Calhoun County Hay Show

Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service in Matagorda and Calhoun County will be hosting a multi-county Hay Show on October 21, 2019 at the Deutschburg Community Center. This event is being held to address topics associated with livestock forages . The topics to be discussed are feed labels and withdraw periods, general pasture management, and winter nutritional needs. Start collecting hay samples. The cost for a Hay Sample analysis is $5 each. Hay samples must be collected and brought in a paper bag to keep moisture from contaminating the… Read More →

2018 Forage Variety Results – Texas Cool Season Annual Variety Trails

Howdy ! I hope everybody enjoyed the mid morning rain shower that occurred earlier.  When I attended the Texas A & M Beef Cattle Short Course in College Station, Texas earlier this month I was made aware of the Texas Cool Season Annual Forage Variety Trails.  With the weather being so hot and dry the thought of planting a cool season annual forage hasn’t crossed my mind.  With rain and a phone call earlier regarding rye grass, I figured it would be a good time to get out… Read More →