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2016 August

Machinery & Forage Yield Monitors

John Austin Ltd operates the latest John Deere Forage harvesters. These forage harvesters have the mechanical ability to chop the maize to the desired chop length for the whole plant dry matter and process that forage through the plant processor. The advantage of matching the chop length and plant processor to the whole plant dry

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Why maize silage?

The nutritional advantages of maize silage are well proven. Maize silage is a carbohydrate feed rich in starch, coming mostly from the grain portion of the maize silage. This starch helps make maize silage an energy dense feed stuff. In a grass based dairy system it is important to understand how maize silage best compliments

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