Corn http://hayandforage.com/taxonomy/term/6607/more en Corn-Soybean Silage May Cut Feed Costs http://hayandforage.com/corn/corn-soybean-silage-may-cut-feed-costs <div class="field-deck"> Vining-type soybeans and brown midrib corn make a nutrient-rich livestock feed </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Silage made from a corn-soybean combination could benefit dairy and beef producers. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/corn/corn-soybean-silage-may-cut-feed-costs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/corn/corn-soybean-silage-may-cut-feed-costs#comments Corn Sat, 15 Feb 2014 16:20:00 +0000 23991 at http://hayandforage.com <p>Combining vining soybeans (inset photo) with MasterGraze corn will make silage high in energy and protein, South Dakota researchers predict.</p> Photos: Masters Choice Inc., South Dakota State University Grain-Less Corn Silage Is Less Nutritious http://hayandforage.com/corn/grain-less-corn-silage-less-nutritious <div class="field-deck"> Milk and beef per ton were reduced by 50%, research shows </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Silage corn harvested without grain has more sugar than normal silage, but lower yields of digestible nutrients. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/corn/grain-less-corn-silage-less-nutritious" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/corn/grain-less-corn-silage-less-nutritious#comments Corn Sun, 01 Dec 2013 13:44:00 +0000 23001 at http://hayandforage.com Maximize Your Profit From Silage Corn http://hayandforage.com/corn/maximize-your-profit-silage-corn <div class="field-deck"> Hybrid selection, planting date drive yield and profit </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Hybrid selection, planting date and plant density can make a difference in corn silage profitability. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/corn/maximize-your-profit-silage-corn" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/corn/maximize-your-profit-silage-corn#comments Corn Fri, 22 Nov 2013 19:55:00 +0000 22971 at http://hayandforage.com How To Get The Most From Corn Silage http://hayandforage.com/corn/how-get-most-corn-silage <div class="field-deck"> Particle length and kernel processing are critical </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Pay attention to maturity and particle length – and check for fully crushed kernels – when chopping corn silage. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/corn/how-get-most-corn-silage" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/corn/how-get-most-corn-silage#comments Corn Fri, 11 Oct 2013 18:41:00 +0000 22042 at http://hayandforage.com Photo: Fae Holin Plant The Right Cover Crops After Corn Silage http://hayandforage.com/corn/plant-right-cover-crops-after-corn-silage <div class="field-deck"> It’s late in the season for oats and rye, but not cereal rye </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Know which is the right cover crop to plant after harvesting corn silage.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/corn/plant-right-cover-crops-after-corn-silage" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/corn/plant-right-cover-crops-after-corn-silage#comments Corn Wed, 25 Sep 2013 19:29:00 +0000 21542 at http://hayandforage.com Cutting Out Purchased Dairy Feeds http://hayandforage.com/dairyforage-nutrition/cutting-out-purchased-dairy-feeds <div class="field-deck"> Produces nix alfalfa, add BMR corn silage and move toward Shredlage </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Producers cut high-priced alfalfa from dairy diet, added BMR corn silage and are trying Shredlage to increase milk production.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/dairyforage-nutrition/cutting-out-purchased-dairy-feeds" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/dairyforage-nutrition/cutting-out-purchased-dairy-feeds#comments Corn Dairy/Forage Nutrition Dairy-Forage Nutrition Shredlage Wed, 25 Sep 2013 19:08:00 +0000 21242 at http://hayandforage.com Photo: Fae Holin BMR Silage Corns Gain Popularity http://hayandforage.com/corn/bmr-silage-corns-gain-popularity <div class="field-deck"> Producers look for increased digestibility </div> <div class="node-body article-body">As conventional silage corn has increased in value in the dairy diet, so have brown midrib (BMR) hybrids.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/corn/bmr-silage-corns-gain-popularity" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/corn/bmr-silage-corns-gain-popularity#comments Corn Dairy-Forage Nutrition Mon, 23 Sep 2013 05:29:00 +0000 21342 at http://hayandforage.com Photo: Fae Holin Chop Drought-Stressed Silage Corn At Right Moisture http://hayandforage.com/corn/chop-drought-stressed-silage-corn-right-moisture <div class="field-deck"> It’ll pack better and be more digestible, says agronomist </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Don’t harvest this year’s drought-stressed silage corn too dry – or too wet, says Jeff Coulter, University of Minnesota Extension agronomist.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/corn/chop-drought-stressed-silage-corn-right-moisture" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/corn/chop-drought-stressed-silage-corn-right-moisture#comments Corn Sun, 22 Sep 2013 16:34:00 +0000 21322 at http://hayandforage.com Photo: Fae Holin Shredlage Can Substitute For Hay In Dairy Diets http://hayandforage.com/corn/shredlage-can-substitute-hay-dairy-diets <div class="field-deck"> New processor increases digestibility and effective fiber, says dairy scientist </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Dairy producers are turning to Shredlage as an affordable replacement for alfalfa in their cows' diets.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/corn/shredlage-can-substitute-hay-dairy-diets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/corn/shredlage-can-substitute-hay-dairy-diets#comments Corn Shredlage Sat, 21 Sep 2013 19:56:00 +0000 21262 at http://hayandforage.com Photo: Fae Holin Ways To Prevent Nitrate Poisoning In Corn Silage http://hayandforage.com/corn/ways-prevent-nitrate-poisoning-corn-silage <div class="field-deck"> Even silage with high levels of nitrate can be fed safely </div> <div class="node-body article-body">High levels of nitrates found in corn silage can be reduced, allowing livestock to be fed safely.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hayandforage.com/corn/ways-prevent-nitrate-poisoning-corn-silage" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hayandforage.com/corn/ways-prevent-nitrate-poisoning-corn-silage#comments Corn Dairy-Forage Nutrition Sun, 15 Sep 2013 21:26:00 +0000 20822 at http://hayandforage.com Photo: Fae Holin