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Hay Mayhem Part 2 - By: Chard Berndt

In the first installment of this article, I discussed the importance of alfalfa hay testing, particularly in Idaho and the west, and at the challenge of properly representing a hay lot through sampling and testing. 2,583 more words

Chard Berndt


The wind has been really knocking things and me around these days. Though it’s been pleasantly warm, I feel like my head is spinning within Lady Vortex. 553 more words

Farm Time


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March Dairy E-News

 With this newsletter, we strive to bring you the most current dairy information.

Featured Articles:

  • Calf Management
  • Fertilization of Alfalfa Stands
  • Understanding Silage Preservation Characteristics…
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Bringing in the ewes

We’ve finally brought the first lot of ewes in!

I’ve been wanting to bring them in for a while now, but we’ve had our hands tied by the weather. 348 more words


I started this blog to try and share as much of my day to day life on the farm, so unfortunately some blogs, just like my days and weeks, are going to be a little less exciting or eventful than others. 273 more words