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Selecting the right wilting technique when making grass silage can make wilting speed as much as five times faster, according to results of new Ecosyl UK research.View trial results
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Improving milk from forage and silage is a key goal for many farms. But how could this benefit the business financially? Dr Sophie Parker-Norman, head of research and devMore on feed efficiency
High dry matter (DM) crops are more prone to aerobic spoilage, especially at feedout. This results in high DM losses, significantly reducing their potential intake and production advantages.
There have been a total of 19 beef trials with Ecosyl. Five of these were with growing cattle that were fed grass silage with Ecosyl treatment. The results showed on average a significant 15.2% improvement in daily live weight gain.
We’re trying to get the best quality silage and dry matter that we can. We went to Ecosyl for the first time last year and the silage seems really stable.
Micheal Metcalfe of JR Elliott, Bolton Hall Farms in Leyburn