Ad-Express and Daily Iowegian, Centerville, IA

August 22, 2012

Silage can now be listed on Iowa hay and straw directory


Daily Iowegian

CENTERVILLE — Secretary of Agriculture Bill Northey announced that farmers can list corn that is available to be chopped for silage on the Iowa hay and straw directory.  

The Iowa Hay and Straw Directory offered by the Department each year and lists producers with hay and straw for sale, as well as organizations and businesses associated with promoting and marketing quality hay and straw.

Farmers interested in listing should visit the Department’s website at www.IowaAgriculture.gov. An application form can be found by going to the “Home Page” and then clicking on the Marketing tab on the top of the page”  and then selecting  Hay and Straw in the right hand column.  This will take you directly to the Hay and Straw Directory.

For those without Internet access, call the Hay/Straw Hotline at (800) 383-5079.  The Department will fax or send a printed copy of the application to be filled out.