How Does Corn Disease Affect Silage Quality?

How Does Corn Disease Affect Silage Quality?

The major components of corn silage as forage are yield or tons per acre with the highest quality. For dairy producers, quality refers to milk produced per ton of corn silage and for beef producers, it is the rate of gain per ton of corn silage. Several factors can...
Fungicide Recommendations for Corn and Soybean​

Fungicide Recommendations for Corn and Soybean​

Foliar fungicides may be warranted during years with stressful conditions, high disease pressure, and susceptible seed products. Its important to scout your fields as crops near reproductive growth stages. Assessing disease risk can help you prioritize fields and make...
Planting for Corn Silage​​

Planting for Corn Silage​​

When making decisions for planting corn for silage, several factors should be considered. Factors such as soil type, soil fertility, planting and harvest dates, and planting rate should be evaluated. Most importantly, these questions should be answered: Are you...