Pasture & Hay

West Virginia’s pasture in the fog mountainous terrain is often better suited for grassland and pasture. This section contains fact sheets and other resources related to forage production and management.

Fact sheets are organized within the following sections

Soil Fertility and Its Management

Forage Species

Forage Crop Establishment

Pasture and Grazing Management

Hay and Haylage Management

Forage Quality

Animal Nutrition

Pasture Based Livestock Production

Budgets for Pasture and Hay Management

Risk Management in Pasture and Hay Production

Weed Control in Pastures and Hay Fields

Hay for Sale


Ed Rayburn
WVU-Extension Specialist