It is no secret that there are many different preservatives and additives marketed for use in dry hay and some with crossover benefits when applied to haylage/baleage; there are also various modes of action for these different additives. We aim to settle on one specific preservative to use on our alfalfa which will be packaged as dry hay and primarily marketed to the equine industry. Continue reading “Using Preservative on Alfalfa Dry Hay”
We are proud to announce the beginning of a community-driven project that aims to promote Kentucky alfalfa and forages in various capacities — the Kentucky Alfalfa & Forages project.
Continue reading “Kentucky Alfalfa & Forages Project”
Sometimes the stars align, and other times, perhaps even more often, they do not. Preparing the first fields and completing a fall seeding of alfalfa proved challenging with both time and the weather choosing not to cooperate.
For our area in Kentucky, the ideal seeding time for fall season planted alfalfa is around September 1st – 15th, giving a suitable buffer with an optimal chance of having warm temperatures for germination, emergence, and ultimately crown development.
Continue reading “Fall Alfalfa Seeding Challenges & Completion”
As the year comes to a close, Elwoh Solutions is working hard to prepare a new farm for high-quality alfalfa hay production. The hay will be ready to harvest during the 2019 season, which will hopefully serve as the beginning of a hay enterprise.
Through many weeks of research and discussions with forage specialists and our local extension agent at the University of Kentucky, it has been decided to move forward with the preparatory steps to establish alfalfa, with the end goal of producing small square bales of alfalfa hay for the equestrian and dairy cattle markets. Continue reading “Alfalfa Hay Production Begins”
Have multiple properties that require maintenance during the 2018 mowing season? Perhaps you only have a single property that you want to be mowed at a regular interval? Now is the time to work with Elwoh Solutions and save.
Mowing Operations Offer Details
Until the end of November, you can save 10% when you commit to multiple mowing operations this year with our 2018 mowing operations offer.
Schedule Your Mowing Now
When you contact us about your project, just mention this offer and it will be applied upon completion of your second mowing.
Tell Us About Your Project
Send us information about your mowing operation on the Ag Services Contact page, or give us a call at 270-908-4118 and we will be glad to assist!
If you’re unsure whether you need rough cut bush hogging services or finish mowing, read our article about the differences in Bush Hogging vs. Finish Mowing.
The Not So Fine Print
Of course, there are some limitations to the offer.
(1) Mowings must be scheduled and performed within the 2018 calendar year; (2) at least two mowings of the same or different properties must be performed; (3) all mowing operations must be billed to the same payment account.