Hay growers and livestock owners often spend alot of time and effort working out the details of their fertilization and herbicide applications in order to maximize their yields, but often they are unaware of some simple steps that can be taken to address such issues. Knowing these techniques and how they can benefit you can [...]
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John McCorry Sr., and his son, John McCorry Jr., are owners/growers of a 350-acre family farm. The McCorrys sell the hay to a local dairy for its herd.
“Last year on the fourth cutting I got 1,600 bails,” said John McCorry Sr. “This year’s fourth cutting on the same field produced 2,000 bails. Using chemical fertilizers I would see a drop off in production by this time.”
This is the first
This is the first year Lord has used AGGRAND products and he increased his production of Coastal Hay by two fold. “I got a little over twice the yield this year, I have just a little over twice as much hay in my barn,” Lord said.
Using a foliar application rate of one gallon of AGGRAND Natural Liquid Fertilizer 4-3-3 per acre in early spring and then supplementing the hay between cuttings with one