Illinois Forage and Grassland Council (IFGC)



Illinois Hay Market Reports
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Illinois Hay Market Report

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Illinois Forage and Grassland Council Website

The Illinois Forage Expo was recently held at Western Illinois University.  Some of the educational presentations were on forage nutritional values, buying vs. producing hay, nutritional requirements of cattle and forage testing on the go.  Quality hay and haylage contests were held.

Click HERE for the hay production vs. buying decision tool.


Alfalfa Hay - Steve Hess of Bushnell, IL (CP 17.8; RFV 135)

Grass Hay - Dean Oswald of Kewaunee, IL (CP 16.7; RFB 139)

Alfalfa/Grass Mix - Tim Sullivan (CP 10.38; RFV 93)

Be sure to visit our News & Events page for the latest list of Field Days, Pasture Walks and Conferences.  If you have an event you'd like to have posted please email us as:

Click below to view the latest in the Agriculture Legislative Updates from the

2017 Ag Legislative Day