Harvest

First cutting: Resources for success in 2022

First cutting: Resources for success in 2022

5/3/2022

First cutting of a perennial hay crop offers the opportunity to capture high quantity and quality, but timely harvest can be met with a number of obstacles. This fact sheet provides links to several current resources to aid in successful decision making for the upcoming season.

Tags: Harvest, Management Tips

Tips for Harvesting Low Dry Matter Corn Silage

Tips for Harvesting Low Dry Matter Corn Silage

9/25/2017

In many regions, corn silage harvest is delayed by weeks, which forces producers to make a decision: Harvest wet, immature corn or delay and take a risk on the weather.

Tags: Corn Silage, Harvest