n The Dairy Mail - The good news about silage - production

Volume 26 Number 12
  • ISSN : 1561-4301


I often receive the comment that I am painting a very ‘negative’ picture regarding silage. This is due to the various discussions on losses and challenges revolving around silage that I am always having with farmers or groups. The reality is that a lot of the success in improved silage comes from decreased losses and changed management behaviour, so the focus usually revolves around these issues, and the hard numbers around how big losses can sometimes be. This might seem negative. However, there are so many positive attributes of silage that it seems logical to at some stage stop, reflect, and discuss these positive points. This month it’s time for that!

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