With the global epidemic of food waste, valuable on-farm inputs are thrown out along with the food. For example,19% of all fertilizer is lost to food waste in the United States; worldwide that number increases to 23%.
Inspectors tested and discovered a harmful chemical in tainted sewer sludge from the Lapeer, Michigan waste water treatment plant, back in 2017. Those solids were used for fertilizer. Today, it’s still not an option.
Nine years ago, one of the first bioreactors was installed on Mike Bravard’s farm near Jefferson, Iowa. Last week, that bioreactor was reconditioned, all in an effort to make water cleaner for people downstream.
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
In Episode 11 of Silage Talk, the Dairy Herd Management team talks with Tony Hall who works in Dairy Technical Services with Lallemand Animal Nutrition about feeding challenges with corn silage and high moisture corn.
In Episode 3 of Silage Talk, Lucas Sjostrom, assistant editor of Dairy Herd Management, talks silage with Bob Charley, PhD, MSB, CBiol, Forage Products Manager, Lallemand Animal Nutrition North America.