Drought-stressed corn silage will contain lower levels of grain than normal corn silage.
Snaplage might be an option for your operation. Learn the pros and cons of harvesting and feeding snaplage to your herd.
Learn more about how fiber is digested, so you can improve the rate of fiber digestibility in your cows’ forage.
Cattle are one potential option to salvage some value if the corn crop does not look like it will yield.
Thinking about planting a cover crop post-silage harvest? Consider your objective and then learn your options.
Considered harvesting high-cut silage, but never tried it? Learn if this is the right year to try it on your operation.
Ongoing drought conditions are supporting hay and forage prices.
Those that rent ground for residue or cover crop grazing should talk with the grower to be sure that the herbicides applied allow use of the forage for feed.