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The Management Calendar

Farm Business Management Update, June/July 2005

By Gordon Groover, Extension Economist, Farm Management, Agricultural and Applied Economics, Virginia Tech

So far this spring folks in the New River Valley have experienced cooler temperatures and NOAA shows we are running about 5 inches low on rainfall. Yet we have seen almost 5 days of wet and overcast skies leading to poor field work conditions with little hay being made so far this year. Regardless of the weather, here are some management activities to consider putting on your management calendar during June and July.

June-July marks the end of spring and the flurry of summer activities; enjoy!

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