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DAMN THE TORPEDOES! - Admiral David Farragut

DAMN THE TORPEDOES! - Admiral David Farragut

What does Admiral David Farragut has to do with chopping silage? What does “full speed ahead” look like at my place?


Do it Now! Corn Silage Harvest Plan

Do it Now! Corn Silage Harvest Plan

Here is a basic list of things to do in preparation for corn silage harvest. Check off them as you go.

Are You Dense?

Silage pile and bunker density is one more important factor in silage success. It all goes back to the rush of silage harvest. When delivery to the pile is too fast, blade tractor operators tend to rush, layering silage too thick on the pile, and not properly packing it. Especially when they are the only weight on the surface.