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Global Compound Horse Feedstuff Market Estimated to Soar Higher During 2018 to 2028 - theagriculturejournal.com

news Horse Hay google - 15 hours 48 min ago

Global Compound Horse Feedstuff Market Estimated to Soar Higher During 2018 to 2028
theagriculturejournal.com
There is an increased demand for horse nutrition & health in the past decade due to growing need for various supplements that fits best for the horses than regular pasture & hay. The compound horse feedstuff is one such variety feed that is highly ...

DSCR 'barn' reopens after renovations - Progress Index

news Dairy Forage google - 20 hours 27 min ago

Progress Index

DSCR 'barn' reopens after renovations
Progress Index
The historic property sits on land once owned by James Bellwood, who grew more than 200 varieties of grains, grasses and forage crops, and who ran a dairy farm with more than 1,000 Holstein cows. The dairy herd and a prize herd of beef cattle, as well ...

Cream of the Crop: Three win FFA's top national honor - Tulsa World

news Cattle Forage google - 21 hours 46 min ago

Tulsa World

Cream of the Crop: Three win FFA's top national honor
Tulsa World
Nationally, she earned the high Individual in Meats Evaluation, third in the Agriscience Fair-Animal Systems and was one of four finalists for the. National Agriscience Proficiency award. Her FFA SAE of cattle grew to include forage production in ...

Southern Alberta animal sanctuary struggles to feed rescue horses ... - Globalnews.ca

news Horse Hay google - October 21, 2018 - 8:38pm

Globalnews.ca

Southern Alberta animal sanctuary struggles to feed rescue horses ...
Globalnews.ca
WATCH: Hay shortages in Alberta are taking a toll on a local horse rescue operation. The organization that saves horses from slaughter may not have enough ...
'The price of hay this year is just crazy': Animal sanctuary in dire ...Calgary Herald

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Dispute over focus on horses roils supporters of agriculture center - Washington Post

news Horse Hay google - October 21, 2018 - 5:26pm

Washington Post

Dispute over focus on horses roils supporters of agriculture center
Washington Post
We are methodically being pushed out without any consultation,” said Dan Colhoun Jr., a member of the agricultural council who owns a nearby 210-acre farm where he grows hay. Agricultural council members say the county has made several decisions that ...

Milked dry. Missouri's diminishing dairy industry at a crossroads. - Columbia Missourian

news Dairy Forage google - October 21, 2018 - 7:05am

Milked dry. Missouri's diminishing dairy industry at a crossroads.
Columbia Missourian
“Our numbers are actually smaller than a lot of the surrounding states simply because our milk production per cow in Missouri is quite a bit smaller than the national average,” Horner said. Our cows tend to be raised mostly on grass and forages instead ...

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High-Fat, High-Fiber Muesli for Ponies: Researchers Give Thumbs Up - TheHorse.com

news Horse Hay google - October 20, 2018 - 8:01am

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High-Fat, High-Fiber Muesli for Ponies: Researchers Give Thumbs Up
TheHorse.com
They compared how the low-starch, high-fat and -fiber muesli compared to oats as a nutritional energy complement to hay. The muesli mix they tested was made up of apple chips, grass and alfalfa chaff, wheat ... “Therefore, research on feed effects and ...

10 Plants and Chemicals That are Toxic to Horses - TheHorse.com

news Horse Hay google - October 20, 2018 - 8:00am

TheHorse.com

10 Plants and Chemicals That are Toxic to Horses
TheHorse.com
Risk of exposure Horse feed can become contaminated with ionophores if manufacturers producing a variety of feed types don't follow proper cleaning protocols between formulating batches for different species. “Exposure to cattle feed with the approved ...

Dairy focus: Why one 700-cow farm decided to go down the robotic milking route - Agriland

news Dairy Forage google - October 20, 2018 - 1:13am

Agriland

Dairy focus: Why one 700-cow farm decided to go down the robotic milking route
Agriland
If you want a cow to do 60L/day, you will get it by feeding at milking, but you will burn the cow out if you put it all through the parlour because she'll not eat enough forage. “The attraction is the nut. If she's eating a Mars bar at the time, why ...

Calf prices soften amid increased volume - Beef Magazine

news Dairy Forage google - October 19, 2018 - 7:22pm

Beef Magazine

Calf prices soften amid increased volume
Beef Magazine
With that said, more promising winter forage conditions so far continue to underpin calf and feeder prices. Pasture conditions continued to improve week to week, according to the latest USDA Crop Progress report. Although 2% behind the five-year ...

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National feeder and stocker cattle report - Capital Press

news Cattle Forage google - October 19, 2018 - 4:55pm

National feeder and stocker cattle report
Capital Press
Great grazing conditions coupled with ample forage supplies, both growing and harvested, have moved calf runs in that area just a little later than normal. Snow and freezing temperatures early in the week has dissipated and warmer weather has appeared ...

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Why Do We Call a Leg Cramp a Charley Horse? - Mental Floss

news Horse Hay google - October 19, 2018 - 3:13pm

Mental Floss

Why Do We Call a Leg Cramp a Charley Horse?
Mental Floss
If you're unlucky enough to have experienced a charley horse—a painful muscle spasm or cramp in your leg—then you may have found yourself wondering what this nonsensical phrase even means. Who is this Charley character? Where did he come from? And ...

Dairy Nutrition: Pinch Another Nickel - Dairy Herd Management

news Cattle Forage google - October 19, 2018 - 3:10pm

Dairy Herd Management

Dairy Nutrition: Pinch Another Nickel
Dairy Herd Management
Saving or redirecting some feed cost looks like an opportunity in the tight margin environment. Dry cows generally cost about $2.50 per day for feed. Some of that is for supplements, minerals, etc. If you can save 70 to 80% of that with pasture, it ...

Dairy Nutrition: Pinch Another Nickel - Dairy Herd Management

news Dairy Forage google - October 19, 2018 - 3:10pm

Dairy Herd Management

Dairy Nutrition: Pinch Another Nickel
Dairy Herd Management
Saving or redirecting some feed cost looks like an opportunity in the tight margin environment. Dry cows generally cost about $2.50 per day for feed. Some of that is for supplements, minerals, etc. If you can save 70 to 80% of that with pasture, it ...

Cattle producers look at efficiency to fine-tune the cowherd - Fence Post

news Cattle Forage google - October 19, 2018 - 11:32am

Fence Post

Cattle producers look at efficiency to fine-tune the cowherd
Fence Post
"Producers should be willing to challenge their cows, and cull those that don't meet their expectations." Selecting for moderate size, milk and muscling are key. "Don't gradually modify the environment to fit the cow. Instead, match your cows to your ...

Bungay dairy farm 'lost for words' after winning national innovation prize - Eastern Daily Press

news Dairy Forage google - October 19, 2018 - 10:28am

Eastern Daily Press

Bungay dairy farm 'lost for words' after winning national innovation prize
Eastern Daily Press
Producing high quality milk from home-grown forage, the cows are averaging 8,000 litres at 3.5pc protein and almost four per cent butterfat. Judges were impressed by a number of key investments include a new cow shed, calf housing, maize clamp, a feed ...

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Hoof Beats: Minerals, vitamins a crucial part of feed - Post Register

news Horse Hay google - October 19, 2018 - 3:20am

Post Register

Hoof Beats: Minerals, vitamins a crucial part of feed
Post Register
Every bag of horse food has a list of ingredients. Ask your vet what your particular horse needs and then buy the bag that is closest to that recommendation. One last note: If you are going to feed hay cubes, please soak them in water until they are ...