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
Thursday, 12 October 2017 14:55

Good silage will serve you well

The process of making silage (ensiling) is very old. 

Published in Management
Thursday, 02 March 2017 07:55

Are you ready for maize silage harvest?

Maize silage harvest is running two-three weeks late in most areas because of later planting and cooler-than-average early summer temperatures.

Published in Opinion
Monday, 04 April 2016 09:55

Making a good maize silage crop

Maize silage harvesting is now underway in most regions.

Published in Management
Wednesday, 02 March 2016 09:55

Taking guess-work out of silage making

Silage additives have long been promoted as a means of producing higher quality winter feed.

Published in Machinery & Products
Thursday, 25 February 2016 13:55

Get the most from your maize silage

Most farmers are focused on extracting as much milk as possible from home-grown feed.

Published in General News
Sunday, 31 January 2016 07:55

Spread the load

Ag machinery specialists Origin Agroup has recently been appointed exclusive importer and distributor of the Mammut range of forage handling equipment, following successful trials during the 2015 season.

Published in Machinery & Products
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