Processing/Packaging http://hayandforage.com/taxonomy/term/14060/more en John Deere Alternate Crop Processor Back In The Game http://hayandforage.com/processingpackaging/john-deere-alternate-crop-processor-back-game <div class="field-deck"> KernelStar re-enters the commercial market </div> <div class="node-body article-body">John Deere's KernelStar crop processor is back on the market. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/processingpackaging/john-deere-alternate-crop-processor-back-game" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/processingpackaging/john-deere-alternate-crop-processor-back-game#comments EQUIPMENT Processing/Packaging Mon, 22 Sep 2014 13:40:00 +0000 27671 at http://hayandforage.com <p> <style type="text/css"> @font-face { font-family: "MS 明朝"; }@font-face { font-family: "Cambria"; }@font-face { font-family: "MyriadPro-Bold"; }p.MsoNormal, li.MsoNormal, div.MsoNormal { margin: 0in 0in 0.0001pt; font-size: 12pt; font-family: "Times New Roman"; }div.Section1 { page: Section1; } </style> </p> <p class="02CAPTION">There&rsquo;s an increase in surface area offered by the KernelStar crop processors in the new 8000 Series choppers, says Tim Meister, Deere &amp; Co. division marketing manager for self-propelled forage harvesters.</p> Why These Hay Growers Bought A Bale Conversion System http://hayandforage.com/processingpackaging/why-these-hay-growers-bought-bale-conversion-system <div class="field-deck"> Small square demand and large square efficiency make it affordable </div> <div class="node-body article-body">An Indiana couple uses a bale conversion system to cater to the small square bale market. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/processingpackaging/why-these-hay-growers-bought-bale-conversion-system" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/processingpackaging/why-these-hay-growers-bought-bale-conversion-system#comments Processing/Packaging MARKETING Hay Marketing Tue, 05 Nov 2013 17:36:00 +0000 22651 at http://hayandforage.com <p>Using bale conversion equipment to make small square bales out of large squares offers more marketing flexibility, say Lisa and Steve Flack, pictured with their son, Derek, at left.</p> Photo: Flack Farms Shredlage Vs. Kernel Processing http://hayandforage.com/processingpackaging/shredlage-vs-kernel-processing <div class="field-deck"> If set properly, both can increase corn silage's digestibility </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Producers can do a better job of crushing kernels whether using Shredlage or conventional kernel processors.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/processingpackaging/shredlage-vs-kernel-processing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/processingpackaging/shredlage-vs-kernel-processing#comments Processing/Packaging Shredlage Sun, 06 Oct 2013 18:16:00 +0000 21522 at http://hayandforage.com Bagged Hay Storage System Utilizes Air http://hayandforage.com/processingpackaging/bagged-hay-storage-system-utilizes-air <div class="field-deck"> Invention subs for higher-cost buildings </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The Air-Barn blows air over and around bales to remove heat and moisture from the hay. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/processingpackaging/bagged-hay-storage-system-utilizes-air" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/processingpackaging/bagged-hay-storage-system-utilizes-air#comments Processing/Packaging Sun, 12 May 2013 15:19:00 +0000 16682 at http://hayandforage.com Bales-Within-Bale Machine More Popular In Europe http://hayandforage.com/processingpackaging/bales-within-bale-machine-more-popular-europe <div class="node-body article-body">Innovative equipment doesn’t always make a big splash everywhere, even when invented by major manufacturers. Such is the case with Krone’s 1270 Big Pack baler with MultiBale option.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/processingpackaging/bales-within-bale-machine-more-popular-europe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/processingpackaging/bales-within-bale-machine-more-popular-europe#comments Processing/Packaging Custom Forage Harvesting Thu, 10 May 2012 20:51:00 +0000 9061 at http://hayandforage.com <p> The MultiBale baler puts up to nine small bales inside each big bale.</p> Photo: Krone North America Industry News: Hay Caps Now Available In U.S. http://hayandforage.com/processingpackaging/industry-news-hay-caps-now-available-us <div class="node-body article-body">A haystack cover new to the U.S. will now be marketed to U.S. growers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/processingpackaging/industry-news-hay-caps-now-available-us" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/processingpackaging/industry-news-hay-caps-now-available-us#comments Processing/Packaging Thu, 09 Feb 2012 05:11:00 +0000 7231 at http://hayandforage.com Photo:ITW Plastic Packaging Double-Duty Balers Make One-Pass Baleage http://hayandforage.com/silage/double-duty-balers-baleage-0829 <div class="field-byline"> Neil Tietz </div> <div class="field-deck"> It saves labor and fuel </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Greg Brawner was still planting row crops when his family’s 150 acres of alfalfa were ready to harvest this spring. So his son, Gregory, handled the first cutting by himself</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/silage/double-duty-balers-baleage-0829" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Processing/Packaging SILAGE Baleage Mon, 29 Aug 2011 21:02:00 +0000 2725 at http://hayandforage.com In-Line Bale Wrapper Tips http://hayandforage.com/equipment/in-line-bale-wrapper-tips-0715 <div class="node-body video-body">The hay tour of the American Forage and Grassland Council Annual Conference started with inspections of haying equipment. In this video, Jody Watson of ACI Distributors tells how to wrap bales using an in-line wrapper</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/equipment/in-line-bale-wrapper-tips-0715" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Processing/Packaging HAY Fri, 15 Jul 2011 14:38:00 +0000 2573 at http://hayandforage.com Portable Hay Bale Repackaging http://hayandforage.com/mag/portable-hay-bale-repackaging-0801 <div class="field-byline"> Neil Tietz </div> <div class="field-deck"> Stan Steffen builds truck-mounted bale processing system </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Western hay growers now can have big square bales converted to small ones on their farms without buying expensive processing equipment. Custom on-farm bale processing is available from Steffen Hay, Inc., Silverton, OR, thanks to a new invention from Stan Steffen</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/mag/portable-hay-bale-repackaging-0801" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Alfalfa EQUIPMENT Processing/Packaging HAY bales equipment hay hayandforage.com/equipment hayandforage.com/hay hayandforage.com/hay/alfalfa hayandforage.com/mag Inc machine Oregon processing Repackaging says Stan Steffen western Sun, 01 Aug 2010 16:00:00 +0000 2975 at http://hayandforage.com Breaking In A Baler http://hayandforage.com/mag/farming_breaking_baler <div class="field-byline"> Neil Tietz </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Small bales made by a first-of-its-kind baler enabled Lynn Fischer to satisfy horse-hay clients asking for smaller packages. J.J. Granstrom wasn't able</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/mag/farming_breaking_baler" target="_blank">read more</a></p> EQUIPMENT Processing/Packaging baler bales Big Doss Fischer Granstrom Granstroms hay hayandforage.com/ar hayandforage.com/equipment hayandforage.com/equipment/archive hayandforage.com/mag MultiBale says Small We've Thu, 01 Feb 2007 17:00:00 +0000 3302 at http://hayandforage.com