Tag Archive: Hayfield

Vaseygrass in your Bermuda hayfield? Start your management now!

Mature Vaseygrass with seed headPhoto by James H. Miller & Ted Bodner, Southern Weed Science Society, Bugwood.org When you think of hay in the third week of January, you are probably wondering whether you’ll have enough hay to last until grass greens up in the spring. However, now is the time to develop your plan …

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Permanent link to this article: http://okaloosa.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2014/01/18/vaseygrass-in-your-bermuda-hayfield-start-your-management-now/

Get Fired Up About Your Pasture or Hayfield

Burning fields and pastures has many benefits. Burning hayfields or pastures can reduce insect and disease pressure the following summer. Timely late winter burns (late February, early March) can offer several benefits to a hay or livestock producer. Burning off thatch kills annual weed seeds and any insect eggs present in the dead grass. Reducing …

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Permanent link to this article: http://okaloosa.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2013/04/06/get-fired-up-about-your-pasture-or-hayfield/