USDA Grant to Study Organic Dairy Production
Over the years, organic dairy producers have expressed frustration over a lack of available information on forage production. Recently, researchers with the University of Tennessee Institute of Agriculture received funding to conduct research .
Forage and Soil Testing
The importance of regularly testing your forages and soil is not stressed enough. Smart economical use of feedstocks and ferilizers will make a difference in your over-all management program. A little effort now can pay big dividends later on.
Of all the management practices used to improve both the economic success and performance of cow-calf production, having a defined calving season is the most important.
New program just started to develop heifers in Tennessee to improve the beef herd with management.