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Harvesting corn silage can be dangerous. Please take a few minutes to review safety precautions and harvest recommendations.

The discussion is growing on using fungicides to prevent high DON levels. The short answer is yes probably, but fungicide selection is very important.

Dianne Shoemaker takes a closer look at corn silage production for the three-year period from 2017 through 2019.

It is time to start estimating yields and if needed negotiating a price with neighboring grain farmers for the additional silage you will need.

There are two common ways to estimate tonnage, one based on plant height and the other based on estimated grain yield.

Growing a high-quality corn silage crop starts at day one. Now is the best time for producers to build a plan for the upcoming growing season.

Corn silage is eligible for FSA's nine-month recourse loans. And the silo it is stored in would be eligible for FSA's farm storage facility loans.

Silage testing is a fundamental tool for the farm to continuously evaluate quality and adjust to feed the best-possible forages.

Corn silage is an important component of dairy rations. It pays to direct management efforts to make high-quality corn silage.

In 2016, 47 corn silage hybrids representing 16 commercial brands were evaluated in a joint trial with Michigan State University.