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John Austin

ProGibb SG – Tool for Pasture Management

ProGibb SG is a plant growth regulator for pasture that produces a rapid increase in ryegrass and clover growth.  ProGibb SG is designed to be used when feed demand outweighs supply, helping to reduce the impact of feed shortages at key times of the year.  ProGibb SG will increase pasture drymatter (DM) production by 30-60%

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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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