Forage options following irrigated wheat

Outlet: Swift Communications, Inc.

July 22, 2011

Wheat harvest in the Panhandle is about to get under way and due to the extreme drought conditions in states to the south of Nebraska it appears there will be quite a bit of demand for hay and forage this fall and winter. This may lead many producers to consider what annual forages could be planted into irrigated wheat stubble in late July and August..