Displaying items by tag: silage

Wednesday, 05 February 2020 13:54

Samco improves stack stability

A clever idea from the Emerald Isle, addresses the issue of stability when operating loaders on silage stacks.

Published in Machinery & Products

Kuhn's new SPV Access and Power self-propelled silage cutter and mixer models have been developed to provide users with a compact, low height, easy to handle machine, with a 126kW (170hp) engine.

Published in Machinery & Products
Thursday, 24 October 2019 14:55

Independent testing guarantees wrap quality

Silage wrap's key role in baleage production for winter feed has manufacturers pushing the boundaries of polymer production.

Published in Machinery & Products
Thursday, 03 October 2019 14:55

Why make stink silage?

Good silage making is a fine art, explains Chris Balemi, managing director of Agvance Nutrition.

Published in Management
Thursday, 03 October 2019 11:32

Irish mower treads lightly over sward

A new mower from Irish manufacturer Malone will be of interest as a no-nonsense, heavy duty machine for use in hay or silage production.

Published in Machinery & Products

Grass silage begins to break down once exposed to air, making steps to reduce losses crucial.

Published in Management
Sunday, 21 October 2018 08:55

Minimising losses while making silage

Most losses that occur when you make silage are invisible, but they can be up to 40% of the original cut pasture. 

Published in Management
Saturday, 20 October 2018 08:55

High-quality in, high-quality out

High-quality silage is a stable feed made from high-quality pasture.

Published in Management
Friday, 19 October 2018 13:55

Pickle it now, don’t let it rot

Making high-quality pasture silage should not be difficult, but it must be viewed as a supplementary feed, rather than just a necessity to manage pasture. 

Published in Management
Friday, 19 October 2018 10:55

The art of making silage

Making silage is a balance: when a paddock is closed, yield increases but quality declines.

Published in Management
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