Summer annual crops that experience sustained periods of dry weather can contain high levels of nitrates, which can have detrimental effects on feeding. Crops with high nitrates can also be dangerous for people as well.
Even distribution of inoculants is a critical factor in their effectiveness. The bacteria in inoculants grow where they land on the forage, so it's important to apply the product evenly across the crop.
As part of the ongoing goal to produce high-quality forages, the University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL), Iowa State University (ISU) and Lallemand Animal Nutrition are teaming up to offer a one-day Silage for Beef Cattle
In Episode 5 of Silage Talk, the Dairy Herd Management team talks silage with Tony Hall, who works in Dairy Technical Services with Lallemand Animal Nutrition North America. The discussion covers mycotoxins and what we