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CATTLE PRODUCERS ARE DEALING WITH DROUGHT CONDITIONS

Crop farmers are not the only ones dealing with drought conditions. Cattle producers are dealing with drought conditions, as well. Forage quantity and quality decrease in drought conditions. During drought conditions there is very little new growth leaving animals access to older, less desirable plants in the pasture. Nutritional quality of forages that are available is compromised by the stress put on the plant by lack of water and high heat.

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