Podcasts

'Silage Talk' on Dairy Herd Management


Ask The Silage Doctor with Dr. Bob Charley (9/11/15)(Ask The Silage Doctor)

Silage Safety Awareness with Dr. Keith Bolsen (10/14/15)(Ask The Silage Doctor)

 

Aerobic Stability


How to Combat Clostridial Silage (5/10/2011)(Ask The Silage Doctor)

Minimizing Aerobic Spoilage (5/24/2011)(Ask The Silage Doctor)

Review Your Records (5/31/2011)(Ask The Silage Doctor)

The Rise of North American Stability Issues (4/03/2012)(Ask The Silage Doctor)

Feedout and Feed Values


Quality Silage is Key to Profitability (7/23/2013)(Ask The Silage Doctor)

Solutions to Feeding Spoiled Silage (6/21/2011)(Ask The Silage Doctor)

The Impact of a Late Crop (10/18/2011)(Ask The Silage Doctor)

Rising Prices Due to Drought (11/08/2011)(Ask The Silage Doctor)

Record Corn Crop in 2012 (5/15/2012)(Ask The Silage Doctor)

Factors Causing Higher Corn Crop Prices in 2012 (5/29/2012)(Ask The Silage Doctor)

Minimizing Dry Matter Loss (11/6/2012)(Ask The Silage Doctor)

Forage Challenge


World Ag Expo Forage Challenge 2012 (2/21/2012)(Ask The Silage Doctor)


World Ag Expo Forage Challenge 2013 (2/19/2013)(Ask The Silage Doctor)

Growing in West Coast United States (2/26/2013)(Ask The Silage Doctor)

Inoculant Selection


No Bias in Forage Inoculant Selection (11/22/2011)(Ask The Silage Doctor)

Choose Forage Inoculants with Verified, Independent Data (11/29/2011)(Ask The Silage Doctor)

Demand Independent Data! (12/13/2011)(Ask The Silage Doctor)

Questions to Ask When Selecting Forage Inoculants (12/20/2011)(Ask The Silage Doctor)

Using Inoculant for High Moisture Corn (06/12/2012)(Ask The Silage Doctor)

Is Your Forage Inoculant Selection Cost Effective? (01/10/2012)(Ask The Silage Doctor)

Economic Struggles from Spoiled Silage (03/06/2012)(Ask The Silage Doctor)

Biotal Forage Inoculants (03/13/2012)(Ask The Silage Doctor)

The Discovery of Strain Lactobacillus buchneri 40788 (03/20/2012)(Ask The Silage Doctor)

The Growth of Biotal Forage Inoculants (3/27/2012)(Ask The Silage Doctor)

Silage Management Resources


Utilize the Silage Management Handbook (06/25/2013)(Ask The Silage Doctor)

Silage Safety Handbook (07/02/2013)(Ask The Silage Doctor)

QualitySilage.com – a Non-Commercial Resource Tool (07/09/2013)(Ask The Silage Doctor)

Silage Management DVDs from QualitySilage.com (07/16/2013)(Ask The Silage Doctor)

Who is the Silage Doctor? (07/05/2011)(Ask The Silage Doctor)

Silage Production


Yeast & Molds: A Growing Problem (08/23/2011)(Ask The Silage Doctor)

Summary of 2011 Growing Season (10/11/2011)(Ask The Silage Doctor)

For Dairy Producers that Produce Their Own Feed (10/25/2011)(Ask The Silage Doctor)

Timing of Inoculants (11/1/2011)(Ask The Silage Doctor)

Benefits of Harvesting High Moisture Corn (4/24/2012)(Ask The Silage Doctor)

Growth of Yeast in High Moisture Corn (6/19/2012)(Ask The Silage Doctor)

The Value of Using Inoculants in Bailed Silage (08/07/2012)(Ask The Silage Doctor)

Each Bail is its Own Fermentation Unit (8/14/2012)(Ask The Silage Doctor)

Make Use of the Entire Bale with Inoculants (08/21/2011)(Ask The Silage Doctor)

What is Shredlage? (10/09/2012)(Ask The Silage Doctor)

Storage Gases


Watch Out for Silage Gas! (7/24/2011)(Ask The Silage Doctor)

Why Do Silage Gases Occur? (7/31/2011)(Ask The Silage Doctor)

Weather and Temperature Effects


Coping with the 2011 Heatwave (7/26/2011)(Ask The Silage Doctor)

Mother Nature is a Major Uncontrollable Factor (8/02/2011)(Ask The Silage Doctor)

From Potential Disaster to Bumper Crop in 2011 (8/09/2011)(Ask The Silage Doctor)

Polarizing Results Nationwide in the 2011 Growing Season (4/10/2012)(Ask The Silage Doctor)

Every Growing Region has its Obstacles (5/22/2012)(Ask The Silage Doctor)

How Drought Affected 2012 Corn Crop (9/25/2012)(Ask The Silage Doctor)

What to Expect in 2013 After the Dry 2012 (10/02/2012)(Ask The Silage Doctor)

How Yeast Grows on Damaged Crops (6/07/2011)(Ask The Silage Doctor)

Controlling Yeast & Mold Growth (6/14/2011)(Ask The Silage Doctor)

Use Inoculants to Combat Yeast & Molds (8/16/2011)(Ask The Silage Doctor)

Summary of Clostridia (08/28/2012)(Ask The Silage Doctor)

Clostridia is a Risk in All Silages (2/07/2012)(Ask The Silage Doctor)

Where Clostridia Grows (2/14/2012)(Ask The Silage Doctor)

How Lactobacillus buchneri 40788 Works to Control Yeast (06/26/2012)(Ask The Silage Doctor)

The Pros and Cons of Propionic Acid (07/03/2012)(Ask The Silage Doctor)

Problems with Over Applying Propionic Acid (7/10/2012)(Ask The Silage Doctor)

Propionic Acid: Effective, but Expensive (07/17/2012)(Ask The Silage Doctor)