Ongoing drought conditions are supporting hay and forage prices.
Snaplage might be an option for your operation. Learn the pros and cons of harvesting and feeding snaplage to your herd.
Cattle are one potential option to salvage some value if the corn crop does not look like it will yield.
As drought conditions deepen in South Dakota and the surrounding region, many producers are evaluating the status of their corn crop and feed supplies. In some instances the likelihood of corn making a harvestable grain
Drought-stressed corn silage will contain lower levels of grain than normal corn silage.
Develop feeding plans now to maintain body condition and reproductive performance.
Hitting the sweet spot for a corn silage optimal plant population rate might seem easy, but there are a few things to consider, as you fine tune the rate for your fields.