Corn Silage for Heifers

Cindy ZimmermanAnimal Health, Audio, Feed, Forage Forum, Nutrition, Pioneer Hi-Bred, Podcast

Pioneer Hi-Bred Forage Forum PodcastDoes corn silage really need to be that much different for heifers versus cows? According to Dr. Bill Mahanna, coordinator of global nutritional science for Pioneer Hi-Bred, the answer is yes since high fat deposits in growing heifers can cause havoc and production issues down the line. Hear how producers can potentially manage this problem and their crops to reduce starch levels. Bill highlights some of the challenges and potential solutions for managing corn silage when feeding heifers.

Listen To MP3 File Bill Mahanna on Corn Silage for Heifers (4:00 min MP3)

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