Harvesting Corn ResidueCorn growers harvest a crop, but what do they do with the residue left behind? There are techniques to harvest the corn residue and the following video report talks about these techniques.

Today, the buzz is all about cover crops, but corn growers also have options with their current corn cover.

Grazing is one option – Cattle can eat the husk and leaf which are most digestable and leave the rest of the plant for cover in the winter.

Some other technologies involve going through the field with a bailer-type technology which removes the husk and leaf for bailing.

Learn more in the following video.

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