Southeastern Hay Contest entrees overcome early drought to produce high marks for forages

 

The Southeastern Hay Contest attracts a large number of entries each year. 2012 saw a large number of entries compared to previous years and several firsts and a record Relative Forage Quality or RFQ rating. Georgia’s Dennis Hancock talked about this year’s results for the Hay contest, which is conducted by Auburn University, Clemson University, University of Florida and the University of Georgia.