In Louisiana and across the U.S., beef and dairy producers are feeling the effects of drought during a critical time.
Depending on hay quality, it can cost a producer anywhere from $125 to almost $400 to feed each animal through winter. The LSU AgCenter says that costs will go even higher if ryegrass pastures are not established very soon.
The upcoming year holds significant importance for the Climate Smart Commodities Program, as partnerships and data reporting take center stage, according to a top USDA official.
A landmark agreement aimed at salmon restoration and clean energy projects along the Snake River is facing intense scrutiny and opposition from the agricultural industry.
Livestock producers are increasingly turning their attention to grazing management as a key strategy for optimizing production.