A rake working on a silage clamp© Tim Scrivener
Maize looks set to be early this year as a result of favourable weather conditions.   Grainseed technical director Neil Groom and University of Nottingham Professor Mike Wilkinson consider the six key areas where maize losses occur happen from harvest to ensiling and feeding and give farmers tips on how to reduce them. 1. Target the right dry matter at harvest To get the best silage quality, harvesting the maize crop at the right dry matter (DM) is essential. The […]