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Phosphorus on the farm from feed grains and by-products

Mar 2004
Phosphorus is an important plant nutrient for growing dairy forages. Unfortunately, many dairies have more phosphorus excreted and stored in manure than they can use during a crop year. Soils have the ability to store moderate over-applications of phosphorus for future crop production, but continued over-application can lead to losses of phosphorus to surface water.

By Troy Downing, Michael Gamroth | Fact Sheet

Forage value of pasture weeds

May 2010
Forage quality of common pasture weeds was determined through laboratory testing to compare feed value of weeds to desirable forage species and nutrient requirements for grazing livestock.

By Shelby Filley, Andy Hulting, Amy Peters | Article