Welcome to the Pioneer Forage Resource Center. The center is dedicated to providing you information — from hybrid selection and agronomic management in the field to harvest and storage management at the silo or bunker. Our online community includes links to Web sites and companies that have a special interest in the area of forage issues. Please browse the center and let us know what we can do to improve it even further. Send comments to tquaife@food360.com.  

Check out the newly revamped Forage Section of the Pioneer Web site for information dedicated to your end goal of meeting the feed needs of your livestock operation.

Pioneer Forage Forum – The Dairy Producer’s Podcast

Hear interviews from Pioneer forage experts, featuring news and information important to dairy professionals working for successful animal nutrition.

  • Using Infrared Technology for Bunker Management — Bill Seglar, Pioneer nutritional scientist veterinarian explains how Pioneer is using infrared camera technology to detect heat loss in bunkers.
  • Storage Time and Feeding Value (mp3 format) — Dr. Bill Mahanna, Pioneer global nutritional sciences manager offers advice on the timing of feeding after silage is harvested. 
  • Winter Inventory Strategies — Leo Brown, Pioneer livestock information manger talks about ways to transition to new feedstocks as efficiently as possible.
  • Hybrid Selection for Silage Quality  — Leo Brown, Pioneer livestock information manager stresses the importance of hybrid selection when it comes to silage quantity and quality. 

Pioneer forage information from GrowingPoint

Dairy Herd Management Articles

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