Management Tips; Silage

Plan A Silage Strategy

Plan A Silage Strategy

4/17/2019

As spring arrives and farmers get the itch to head into the field, take proactive steps to ensure feeding success in the fall. Make sure you’ll have enough old-crop silage to give new-crop silage time to cure after harvest.

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Factors Controlling Silage Quality

Factors Controlling Silage Quality

7/21/2017

Key factors to making excellent-quality silage are forage quality at time of harvest, suitability of forage for ensiling, harvest and preservation techniques and storage methods. But how do you control these factors?

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9 Tips for Creating High-Quality Silage

9 Tips for Creating High-Quality Silage

5/1/2017

Legumes and grasses pose unique challenges when fermenting to become a high-quality haylage. Understanding the conversion of the hay crops into a high-quality fermented feed requires attention to a variety of management factors.

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