Before you ramp up the level of distillers grains in a ration, consider the ramifications on your nutrient-management plan, says Roger Epley, independent nutritionist in
One truckload of sulfur.
One truckload of phosphorus.
Two truckloads of nitrogen.
This can be a concern if you don’t have adequate land base for this volume of nutrients, Epley says. It could mean the difference between feeding it or not feeding it at all.