The University of Wisconsin-Extension Dairy Cattle Nutrition web site has added a list of drought-related resource materials, as well as links to other UW agronomy and forage web sites, to its homepage. Check under “Drought- 2012” for these topics:

  • Drought stressed corn silage
  • Pricing drought stressed corn silage
  • Corn silage pricing decision aid
  • General harvesting and feeding guidelines for corn at various stages of maturity
  • Making a feed inventory
  • Estimating the weight of forage in a forage wagon
  • Getting additional forage this fall
  • Options for double-cropping barren corn (a web blog)
  • Feeding strategies when forage supplies are short


Source: Dairy Cattle Nutrition UW-Extension