Plastic underlay helps reduce spoilage in silage pile


Issue Date: July 20, 2016
By Kathy Coatney

Traditionally, California dairy producers used five-mil black/white plastic to cover their corn silage. Problems with spoilage resulted in economic loss, so many producers started using a plastic underlay about three years ago to help reduce spoilage.

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