How To Know When To Harvest Alfalfa
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At this fiber content the dairy producer and dairy nutritionist are provided with a feed that gives the cow adequate fiber for normal rumen function and maintains high feed intake necessary for good milk production. When alfalfa is fed to high producing lactating dairy cows the goal is to harvest it at 40 percent neutral detergent fiber (NDF) content. We would like to express our appreciation to the 19 MSU Extension Agents and MSU Research Associates who diligently collected data and alfalfa samples.
Then keeping a running total, you may be able to borrow a drill from a neighbor. Then subtracting the base temperature of 41degrees F to get the number of GDDs for each day. Bud, march 45, growing degree days are calculated by averaging each daily minimum and maximum temperature beginning March.
Allen,., and. Videos, contact us, tools and resources, how the naming system works. Based on results from this project and previous research, peaq and GDD methods adequately predict NDF of first cutting alfalfa; however, only the peaq stick should install be used for second cutting. The Ohio State University, Columbus.