Welcome to the Forage Information System, a comprehensive resource for forage-related topics, including Extension, research, and teaching. The FIS is currently being renovated. Unfortunately, this will result in service difficulties which we hope will be temporary. Please alert us of inaccuracies, errors and dead web links by contacting the Webmaster.
Inside the Forage Information section find subsections for News, Publications, Projects, Topics, Visual Media and Web Links to other information systems. Topics includes information on species, varieties, grazing, hay, and silage systems, management, quality and testing, and livestock utilization.
Inside Species Selection find a list of forage species that can be sorted by name or characteristics.
Inside Professional Resources find grant information, and resources for forage related positions.
The Search Tools includes entire system and subsection Searching Capacity and an Index, Glossary, Site Map, and Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) and answers.