Corn Silage Dry Down

2018 Calumet County Forage Council Dry Down Day

RESULTS

September 11, 2018 – Schneider Farms, Hilbert

Moisture
Name Variety Maturity (days) Planting Date Koster NIR
Geiser Farms (Linda) Dekalb 107 16-May 57.0% 57.5%
Jeff Wunrow RFS 100 RR 100 23-May 58.0% 69.3%
Rivers Edge Dairy (Winkler) P9644 96 26-May 60.0% 61.7%
Gold Star Dairy LG 5470 97 24-May 60.0% 65.7%
Kevin Mader Dairyland 9791 97 24-May 61.0% 60.7%
Rivers Edge Dairy (Red 12) 3702 102 25-May 62.0% 65.3%
Gold Star Dairy 3099 Dairyland 99 18-May 62.0% 67.2%
Gold Star Dairy 3899 VT 2P 99 18-May 63.0% 73.5%
Kevin Mader Dairyland 3099 99 24-May 63.3%
Jim Casper (Hintz) 5268 102 26-May 67.3%
Rivers Edge Dairy (Red 3) 3702 102 18-May 65.0% 68.6%
Adam Faust Unified 109 13-May 66.0%
Schneider Farms DKC 46-18 96 28-May 66.0% 71.3%
Geiser Farms (home) Dekalb 107 16-May 66.0% 71.5%
Schneider Farms DKC 48-56 98 27-May 68.0%
Rivers Edge Dairy (Red 9) 3702 102 25-May 68.0% 69.7%
Huebner Farms Dekalb 95 30-May 68.0% 79.0%
Jim Casper (Hintz) 5345 103 25-May 69.0% 69.0%
Geiser Farms (Dale) Dekalb 107 16-May 69.0% 73.0%
Gold Star Dairy Pioneer 9807 98 27-May 69.7%
Adam Faust Legacy 109 20-May 71.5%
Avg. 64.4% 68.0%

 

September 4, 2018 – Forest Brook Farms, Chilton

Name Variety Maturity Planting Date  Moisture
Gold Star Dairy LG5470 97 24-May 71.1%
Gold Star Dairy 3099 Dairyland 99 18-May 71.7%
Rivers Edge Dairy 9644 Pioneer 96 26-May 72.5%
Jim Casper – Merele L (Holsum) Genrib 5940 94 25-May 72.8%
Prairie Rock Farms 1498 114 8-May 73.1%
Adam Faust Legacy 109 20-May 74.5%
Jim Casper – John M (Holsum) PO157 101 18-May 74.8%
Jeff Wunrow RFS 100 RR 100 23-May 75.6%
Gold Star Dairy 3197 Dairyland 97 24-May 75.8%
Adam Faust Unified 109 13-May 76.0%
Prairie Rock Farms 6789 107 8-May 76.1%
Rivers Edge Dairy 3702 Dairyland 102 18-May 76.6%
JFJ Pickart Enogen 77.0%
Schneider Farms Dekalb 4856 98 27-May 77.1%
Gold Star Dairy 3899 VTZP 99 18-May 77.3%
Jim Casper – Eick (Holsum) Dv5345 103 25-May 77.5%
Jim Lisowe 2 Pioneer 111 19-May 77.7%
Schneider Farms Dekalb 4618 96 28-May 78.1%
Prairie Rock Farms 958 109 26-May 78.1%
Reiden Dairy Pioneer 78.3%
Prairie Rock Farms 1180 111 18-May 78.6%
Red Tail Ridge 956 109 78.6%
Jim Lisowe 1 Pioneer 111 20-May 78.7%
Prairie Rock Farms (13 acres) 1180 111 24-May 79.1%
Avg. 76.1%

Moisture levels may drop dramatically within the next few days if ground moisture levels drop.  Surrounding counties have moisture levels approximately 5 points lower than today’s results.

August 28, 2018 – Tom Biese Farm, New Holstein

Name Variety Maturity (days) Planting Date Moisture
Jeff Wunrow Kussmaul RFS 100 RR 100 23-May 77.7%
Adam Faust Legacy 3516 106 20-May 74.9%
Adam Faust UNI 06D58 109 13-May 74.7%
Kieth Biese HDS 4298 Jungs 100 10-May 73.0%
Gold Star Dairy (EP) 3899 VTZP 99 18-May 77.6%
Gold Star Dairy (DW) LG 5470 97 24-May 74.3%
Gold Star Dairy (MG) 3099 – Dairyland 99 18-May 76.3%
Gold Star Dairy (Pasture) 3197 – Dairyland 97 24-May 76.6%
Kevin Biese PO 496 102 23-May 75.9%
Bob Biese Dekalb 102 10-May 73.0%
Bob Biese Pioneer 101 8-May 75.8%
Avg. 75.4%