We have a two year plan to put about 150 acres back to grass/pollinators/NWSG on our property. Highly erodible land or marginally stuff that never should have been put into cultivation by lease farmers. That’s what happened when corn hit almost $8 years ago.
Well I went back out in the one pasture today and took a look around. Myself and the gentleman that works for me both walked the two sides for a while and really couldn’t tell much difference in the two. We looked at lower spots, sloped spots, areas with heavier hay residue, looked for visible...
That was us last year. We had a heavy frost on May 24th and all turkey season we were in our Fall/Winter hunting gear it was such a cold Spring. Grass took forever to get going and our first cutting of hay was abysmal. Hope things turn around for you soon!
First time I've purchased from Quaker Hill. Bulls seem to be enjoying their heifers since turn out a few days ago. We will see about their longevity. One was a little more conditioned than I would have liked but again I thought he was great for the price.
Most of my herd bulls are from Knoll...
Just bought two bulls last night at the Quaker Hill Farm sale. Thought the bulls looked decent and price was definitely right.
Quaker Hill Smokin 9U12 (Heifer Bull) sired by KCF Bennett Summation
CED +15 WEPD +71 YEPD +136 DOC +35 $W +82 $B +138
Quaker Hill Summation 9U26 another...
I had this mixture spread on 82 acres of hay ground a few weeks ago.
100# Urea 30# AMS 200# Potash
Price: $82.75 per acre
and on additional 28 acres of hay I had this mix spread
50# Urea 30# AMS 180# MAP 200# Potash
Cost per acre spread $129.83...