Rolling into the Forage Market
by Holly Jessen (Ethanol Producer Magazine) Cattlemen are increasingly turning to value-added distillers grains products from SweetPro Feeds
…Using the coproduct from ethanol production as a medium for vitamins, minerals, yeast and enzymes provides benefits that traditional molasses licks don’t.
…First, molasses licks melt in extreme heat, which was a factor this summer during drought conditions, especially in areas such as Texas and Oklahoma, Thornberg says. Another big benefit is that distillers grains is more easily digestible for ruminant animals because it’s a pre-fermented product. READ MORE