Rising Pasture Rents Make Gaining on Grass More Expensive
Victoria G. Myers
As summer begins to wind down, there are already concerns over pasture conditions and availability going into next season. Depending on the area, some pastures are burnt up; while others are turning into profit machines as hay is bought up by cattlemen in regions hard hit by drought, hoping to hold on to their herds. Where will all of this leave pasture values and rents for next season?