Saving Time and Fuel During Tillage

Saving Time and Fuel During Tillage by Matthew Digman1 There are many ways to save fuel in tillage field operations: not tilling, choosing a minimum tillage operation over a heavier one, and ensuring your tractor and implement are set up properly. As with any farm operation, the value of tillage must be weighed against its cost. […]

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Managing Forage in Silo Bags

Managing Forage in Silo Bags by Craig Saxe Introduction Maximizing ruminant livestock production is dependent upon, producing and storing quality forage. Once the crop has been harvested, loss of quality may occur simply because steps were not taken to correctly manage the forage during filling and storage. This fact sheet reviews bagged silage recommendations that help […]

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