Video: Bumper Crops: Emergency Forage Farmers might be getting a little bit short on forages. What are some forages that farmers can be taking a look at this time of year? Yes, as we approach July, we're thinking about some opportunities to establish forages like warm warm season species during that time period. Three of the big ones would be: sedan grass, sorghum sedan grass, and pearl millet. A week ago - forecasters were calling for widespread rains and a change in patterns over areas in the Grain Belt.