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NEW: Timing is Key to Salvaging Grain Corn for Silage
Monitor corn silage to determine the optimal moisture level for harvest. Then you can plan which fields to harvest first to achieve more high-quality silage from your crop.

Timing is Key to Salvaging Grain Corn for Silage
 
 

NEW: Hitting the Harvest Window Raises Corn Silage Value
Growers who carefully monitor field conditions and track drydown can put themselves in position to hit the sweet spot in the harvest window and make a positive impact on their corn silage nutritional value.

Hitting the Harvest Window Raises Corn Silage Value
 
 

NEW: Chop Length and Kernel Processing Raise Corn Silage Value
Chop length and kernel processing are essential elements for corn silage digestibility. When planning harvest, growers can take several key steps to help ensure a better-quality, well-processed silage.

Chop Length and Kernel Processing Raise Corn Silage Value
 
 

NEW: Harvest Moisture, Maturity Affect Silage Quality
Silage harvest moisture and maturity can have a huge impact on silage nutritive value. They affect yield and quality out of the field as well as losses during fermentation.

Harvest Moisture, Maturity Affect Silage Quality
 
 

Corn Silage Management Tips
Focus on the key traits that need to be analyzed when feeding new-crop silage and selecting silage hybrids for next year.

Corn Silage Management Tips
 
 

Deciding on High Chopped or Traditional Corn Silage for Forage Inventory Needs
Knowing the nutritional and digestibility value of forages in storage prior to harvest can help determine if high chopping corn silage is a good option for the upcoming feeding season.

Deciding on High Chopped or Traditional Corn Silage
 
 

Frost Damaged Corn Silage
Frost damaged corn silage presents difficult decisions regarding harvest timing. Moisture content and starch are important characteristics to monitor.

Frost Damaged Corn Silage
 

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