Aflalfa crop news for farmers in the western United States who face a wide range of issues affecting profitability. Turn to Western Farm Press for news, market information, and alfalfa production tips and analysis.
Since last December, the California Alfalfa & Forage Association has been engaged on a multi-agency project entitled ‘Identifying and Maintaining Critical Uses of Chlorpyrifos in Alfalfa, Almonds, Citrus, and Cotton.’
Alfalfa is the the cornerstone of the largest dairy industry in the nation, the essential ingredient in producing healthy “grass fed” beef, and one of the mainstays of our ports’ westbound container traffic.
With grain prices trending lower in recent months, many are expecting the pace of farm equipment sales to slow in 2014.
Steve Koep, vice president of sales for AGCO Corp., says sales may be softer in some categories this year but that certain se...
Hay growers on the West Coast and in other parts of the country are looking for an improved market now that milk and cattle prices are higher. To capture those improvements, they first have to be able to grow and harvest the hay crop.