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ENSILING OF TOTAL MIXED RATIONS – AN INNOVATIVE PROCEDURE

Patrick Schmidt and Maity Zopollatto
Federal University of Paraná, Brazil

AN UPDATE OF PARTICLE SIZE AND EFFECTIVE NDF IN MAIZE SILAGE-BASED RATIONS

Qendrim Zebeli
University of Veterinary Medicine in Vienna, Austria.

FIBRE QUALITY OF GRASS SILAGES AND ITS EFFECTS ON RUMINANT PERFORMANCE

Elisabet Nadeau
Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Sweden

COMPACT TOTAL MIXED RATIONS FOR DAIRY CATTLE (COMPACT TMR)

Niels Kristensen
University of Copenhagen, Denmark

SHREDLAGE TECHNOLOGY: A KEY TO EXPAND GRAIN SORGHUM SILAGE

Leandro Omar Abdelhadi
, Est. El Encuentro, Research & Extension in Ruminant Nutrition, Argentina

BACTERIAL SILAGE ADDITIVES AND THEIR INFLUENCE ON ANIMAL PERFORMANCE

Oscar Queiroz, CHR. Hansen
Argentina

PROCEEDINGS

ABSTRACTS

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RUMINAL FERMENTATION END-PRODUCTS IN WETHERS FED DIETS CONTAINING INOCULATED CORN SILAGE AND SUPPLEMENTED WITH AMYLOLYTIC ENZYME

R. A. Reis, E. C. Lara, U. B. Carneiro, L. G. O. Jorge, L. B. Costa and C. H. S. Rabelo

MICROBIOLOGICAL CHARACTERIZATION, FERMENTATIVE PARAMETERS AND AEROBIC STABILITY OF CORN SILAGES WITH AND WITHOUT INOCULANT, RELOCATED AFTER DIFFERENT EXPOSURE TIMES

R.C.A. Mendonça, M.V.S.B. Cardoso², A.C.M. Queiroz, R.I.R. Santos, C.M.S. Ferreira, M.S. Souza, W.L. Silva, A. C. Rêgo

DURATION OF STORAGE AND AMYLASES ON FERMENTATIVE LOSSES AND NUTRITIONAL VALUE OF REHYDRATED GROUND CORN SILAGE

J. D.O. Batista, T.L. Perreira, H. M. C. Araki, R. H. B. T. Goes, E. R. Oliveira, N. G. da Silva, C. S. Takiya, T. A. Del Valle, J. R. Gandra*

EVALUATION OF SORGHUM SILAGE SUBMITTED TO DIFFERENT DOSES OF A BACTERIAL-ENZYMATIC INOCULANT

L.T. Rocha*, J. Viégas, T.J. Tonin, S.N. Pereira, L., L. Cauduro, L. Schumacher, J.V. Leonardi, L.C. Sebastiany, G. Cargnin, F.R. Skonieski

EVALUATION OF DIFFERENT DRY MATTER LEVELS ON SORGHUM SILAGE QUALITY

S.N. Pereira; J. Viégas; T.J Tonin; L.T. Rocha; L. Cauduro, L. Schumacher, J.V. Leonardi, L.C. Sebastiany, G. Cargnin; G. Moro

BOTANIC CHARACTERIZATION OF SOYBEAN FOR WHOLE PLANT SILAGE

L.G.Ghizzi; T. A. Del Valle E.M.C. Zilio; A.N. Tenório; M.S. S. Dias; G.G. da Silva; J.A. Marques; L.S. Gheller, and F.P. Rennó

PROTEIN FRACTION IN THE ENSILING OF DIFFERENT PURPOSE SORGHUM CULTIVARS

Behling Neto, R. H. P. Reis, A. P. S. Carvalho, J. K. L. Rocha, K. D. V. Camargo, L. S. Cabral, J. G. Abreu and D. P. Sousa

IN SITU DIGESTIBILITY OF DRY MATTER OF PRE-DRIED SILAGE AT DIFFERENT DEHYDRATION TIMES

B.J. Venancio, M.K. Carneiro, C. Czelusniak, M. Neumann, E.R. Almeida, K. Petkowicz, F.B. Cristo, M.H.R. Silva, R. Carletto

MAIZE QUALITY FOR SILAGE AND COST OF PRODUCTION

T. B. A. Oliveira; M.W. Oliveira; C. Nascif; T. C. Rodrigues; D. M. Lima Júnior; F. S. Brito and C. L. Franco Júnior

EVALUATION OF DIFFERENT METHODS FOR PH MEASUREMENT IN CORN AND SORGHUM SILAGE

T. J. Tonin, J. Viégas², S. N. Pereira², L. T. da Rocha², L. Cauduro², L. Schumacher³, J.V. Leonardi³, G. Cragnin³

EFFECT OF DIFFERENT ENSILING PERIODS ON SORGHUM SILAGE QUALITY

T.J. Tonin*, J. Viégas, S. N. Pereira, L. T. Rocha, L.Cauduro, J. V. Leonardi, L. Sebastiany, L. Schumacher

SILAGE FROM BMR SORGHUM HYBRID FERTILIZED WITH DIFFERENT NITROGEN LEVELS

T. J. Tonin, J. Viégas², S. N. Pereira², L. T. Rocha², L.Cauduro², J. V. Leonardi³, L. Sebastiany³, L. Schumacher³

RATE OF RUMINAL DISAPPEARANCE OF WHOLE CORN PLANT WITH INCREASING DOSES OF AMMONIUM SULPHATE

J.C. Heker Junior*; M. Neumann; A.M. Souza; A. Dochwat; E.M. Moresco; F.S. Sidor; R.G. Pinto; R.S. Oliveira and E.R. Almeida

PRODUCTION OF FORAGE BY CORN HYBRID BM 066 IN FUNCTION OF MAGNESIUM DOSES

M.W. Oliveira; T. B. A. Oliveira; A.C. B. Paula; V. S. G. Silva; F. S. Brito; C. L. Franco Júnior and K. A. Allagbe

PREVENTING SERIOUS INJURIES AND FATALITIES IN MANAGING BUNKER SILOS AND DRIVE-OVER PILES

P. Schmidt, R.E. Bolsen, R. Schmidt, B. Charley, and K.K. Bolsen

CHEMICAL COMPOSITION OF CORN SILAGES RELOCATED AFTER DIFFERENT AEROBIC EXPOSURE TIMES

M.S. Souza; R.I.R. Santos; R.C.A. Mendonça; M.V.S.B. Cardoso²; A.C.M. Queiroz; W.M. Santos; F.B. Freitas³, C. Faturi, A.C. Rêgo

EFFECTS OF MATURITY AND PARTICLE SIZE ON PHYSICAL PARAMETERS OF CORN SILAGE

J.M. Silveira, G.G.S. Salvati, W.P. Santos, V.C. Gritti, K.S. Oliveira, B.A.V. Arthur, M.A.O. Fioravanti, L.G.Nussio

MICROBIAL COMPOSITION, AMMONIA NITROGEN AND AEROBIC STABILITY OF CORN SILAGES RELOCATED AFTER DIFFERENT AEROBIC EXPOSURE TIMES

A.C.M, Queiroz, R.I.R. Santos; R.C.A. Mendonça; W.M. Santos; C.M.S. Ferreira, M.V.S.B. Cardoso², C. Faturi, F.N. Domingues; A.C. Rêgo

BROMATOLOGY OF FORAGE AND HAYLAGE FROM DIFFERENT OATS HARVESTED AT PRE-FLOWERING STAGE IN GUARAPUAVA-PR

E.J. Askel, E.S. Stadler Júnior, E.H. Horst, M. Neumann, J.C. Santos, L.C. Santos, G. Cousseau, A.P.N. Araújo and M.C. Mendes

AEROBIC STABILITY OF WINTER CEREAL SILAGE UNDER DIFFERENT STORAGE PERIODS

G.F.M. Leão, C.C. Jobim, M. Neumann, L. Costa, I. Goldoni, G.L.D. Vigne, E.S.S Júnior, M.R.H. Silva and M.V. Faria

CHEMICAL EVALUATION OF FORAGES AND HAYLAGE OF DIFFERENT WINTER CULTIVARS

B.J. Venancio; E.H. Horst²; J.C. Santos³; M. Neumann³; C. Czelusniak³; E.M. Moresco³; R.K. Ueno³; G.F.M. Leão³; A.M. Souza³

CHEMICAL COMPOSITION OF FORAGE AND HAYLAGE OF WINTER CEREALS IN GUARAPUAVA-PR

E.J. Askel, M. Neumann, E.H. Horst, J.C. Santos, G.L.D. Vigne, G.B. Pontarolo, B.H.C. Amaral, L. Costa and I.E. Sandini

FERMENTATION CHARACTERISTICS AND MICROBIAL COMPOSITION OF CORN SILAGES STORED AT DIFFERENT TIMES AFTER THE RELOCATION

R.I.R. Santos, R.C.A. Mendonça, M.V.S.B. Cardoso², A.C.M. Queiroz, W.M. Santos, F.N. Domingues, A.C. Rêgo

MATURITY INTERACTS WITH LENGTH OF STORAGE TO AFFECT RUMINAL DISAPPEARANCE OF STARCH IN MECHANICALLY UNPROCESSED CORN SILAGE

J. L. Bueno, D. C. Bolson, F. A. Jacovaci, A. L. M. Gomes, C. C. Jobim and J. L. P. Daniel

FORAGE NUTRITIVE VALUE: INFLUENCE OF DRYING TIME AND STORAGE METHOD

L.F. Garcia, G.F.S. Congio, M.B. Chiavegato, S.C. da Silva

ORGANIZING COMMITTEE MEMBERS

Luiz Gustavo Nussio

João Luiz Pratti Daniel

Dannylo Oliveira de Sousa

Willian Pereira dos Santos

Gustavo Gonçalves de Souza Salvati

Pedro Augusto Ribeiro Salvo

Viviane Carnaval Gritti

Jéssica Mariane Silveira

Bruno Augusto Valverde Arthur

Késia da Silva Oliveira

Larissa Nazareth de Freitas

Guilherme Henrique Francetto

Mário Augusto Otaviano Fioravanti

Matheus Rebouças Pupo

Lorena Fachin

Beatriz Paula Odorcik

Wanderson Elias dos Santos

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OPENING SPEECH, CHAIR OF THE XVII ISC

Luiz Nussio
Universidade de São Paulo, Escola Superior de Agricultura “Luiz de Queiroz”, Piracicaba, São Paulo, Brazil

MAJOR CONTRIBUTIONS IN 45 YEARS OF INTERNATIONAL SILAGE CONFERENCES

Roger Wilkins and Mike Wilkinson
Wilkinson, UK

NEW TRENDS IN SILAGE MICROBIOLOGY

Naoki Nishino
Okayama University, Japan

HOW FALL AND WINTER TEMPERATURE DURING ENSILING AND STORAGE INFLUENCE MICROBIAL POPULATIONS

Yiqin Zhou , Pascal Drouin and Carole Lafrenière
Universitè du Québec en Abitibi-Témiscamingue – Canada

SHIFTS ON BACTERIAL POPULATION OF HIGH MOISTURE CORN SILAGES AND ITS CORRELATION WITH FERMENTATION ENDPRODUCTS

Paula de Almeida Carvalho
Universidade de São Paulo, Escola Superior de Agricultura “Luiz de Queiroz”, Piracicaba, São Paulo, Brazil

EFFECTS OF PICHIA NORVEGENSIS AND AIR EXPOSURE ON THE NUTRITIVE VALUE OF CORN SILAGES FOR DAIRY COWS

P.A.R. Salvo, E.P. Schonell, J.L.P. Daniel, M.C. Santos, G. Morais, J.P. Winckler, J. Silva and L.G. Nussio
University of São Paulo Luiz de Queiroz College of Agriculture – Brazil

SILAGE ADDITIVES: WHERE ARE WE HEADED?

Limin Kung, Jr. and Richard E. Muck
University of Delaware, Newark, DE and Agricultural Research Service Madison, WI

EFFECTS OF SILAGE ADDITIVES IN WHOLE-CROP MAIZE AND GRAIN SILAGES TO ENHANCE METHANE YIELD

Johannes Thaysen and Susanne Ohl
Agriculture Schleswig-Holstein, Germany and -University Kiel, Germany

IMPACT OF SILAGE ADDITIVES ON AEROBIC STABILITY AND METHANE PRODUCTION FROM SORGHUM

Christiane Herrmann, Christine Idler and Monika Heiermann
Germany

GASES AND VOLATILE ORGANIC COMPOUNDS IN SILAGE

Frank Mitloehner
University of California, Davis

VOLATILE ORGANIC COMPOUNDS (VOC) IN MAIZE SILAGES AT GERMAN DAIRY FARMS

Kirsten Weiß, Caroline Olbrich and Johannes Thaysen
Humboldt Universität zu Berlin and Agriculture Schleswig-Holstein, Rendsburg

ENSILED WHOLE SUGAR BEETS AND THEIR INFLUENCE ON PREFERENCE AND FEED INTAKE BY GOATS

K. Gerlach, A. Reimink and K.-H. Südekum
Institute of Animal Science, University of Bonn, Germany

FABA BEAN WHOLE CROP SILAGE FOR DAIRY COWS

Marjukka Lamminen, Tuomo Kokkonen, Anni Halmemies-Beauchet-Filleau, Tytti Termonen, Aila Vanhatalo and Seija Jaakkola
University of Helsinki

A NEW IN VITRO ENSILING TECHNIQUE FOR SILAGE RESEARCH

Kamyar Mogodiniyai Kasmaei
Sveriges Lantbruksuniversitet Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences

IMPACT OF ENSILING ON THE TRACEABILITY AND AUTHENTICATION OF FOODS OF ANIMAL ORIGIN

Frank Monahan, Aidan Moloney, Olaf Schmidtand Padraig O’Kiely
Teagasc, Ireland.

AN OVERVIEW OF SILAGE PRODUCTION AND UTILIZATION IN BRAZIL (WITH FOCUS ON CURRENT PRACTICES)

T.F. Bernardes, P. Schmidt and J.L.P. Daniel
The Univerity of Lavras – Brazil

ESSENTIAL OILS AS ADDITIVES FOR SUGARCANE ENSILING

L. M. Pereira, C.O. Novinski, E. Pachemshi, C.M. Souza, B. Bach, M. Strack, P. Schmidt and M. Zopollatto
Universidade Federal do Paraná – Brazil

EFFECT OF A CHEMICAL ADDITIVE CONTAINING SODIUM BENZOATE, POTASSIUM SORBATE, AND SODIUM NITRITE ON THE MICROBIAL POPULATIONS AND AEROBIC STABILITY OF SUGARCANE SILAGE

T.C. da Silva, O.G. Pereira, L. Kung Jr., L.D. da Silva, R.A. de Paula, R.M. Martins, V.P. da Silva, K.G. Ribeiro
Universidade Federal de Vicosa, – Brazil and University of Delaware, Newark, Delaware, USA

CORN SHREDLAGE: EQUIPMENT, STORAGE AND ANIMAL PERSPECTIVES

L.F. Ferraretto, L.M. Vanderwerff, G.G.S. Salvati, G.S. Dias Junior, and R.D. Shaver
University of Wisconsin, USA.

RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN THEORETICAL LENGTH OF CUT AND MEAN PARTICLE LENGTH IN WHOLE-PLANT CORN SILAGE

G. G. S. SALVATI, L. F. FERRARETTO, G. S. DIAS JÚNIOR & R. D. SHAVER
University of Wisconsin, USA

EFFECT OF CORN SILAGE KERNEL PROCESSING SCORE ON DAIRY COW STARCH DIGESTIBILITY

William L. Braman and John E. Kurtz
Chr. Hansen, Inc. Milwaukee, Wisconsin (USA)

SORGHUM-LEGUMES MIXTURES SILAGE: AEROBIC STABILITY AND ORGANIC MATTER LOSS

M.S.J. Da Silva, C.C. Jobim, J.C. Emile, G. Audebert and S. Novak
Universidade Federal de Maringá – Brazil

DESIGN AND STATISTICAL ISSUES IN SILAGE EXPERIMENTS

P. Udén and P.H. Robinson
Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences and University of California, Davis

INFLUENCE OF DIFFERENT SLURRY APPLICATION METHODS ON GRASS SILAGE QUALITY

Ueli Wyss and Annett Latsch
Agroscope, Institute for Livestock Sciences and Agroscope, Institute for Sustainability Sciences – Switzerland.

EFFECT OF AEROBIC EXPOSURE BEFORE AND AFTER ENSILING ON MAIZE SILAGE QUALITY

D. Brüning, K. Gerlach, K. Weiß and K.-H. Südekum
Institute of Animal Science, University of Bonn, Germany, Faculty of Agriculture and Horticulture, Humboldt University of Berlin, Germany

SILAGE SAFETY ISSUES FOR LARGESCALE BUNKER SILOS AND DRIVE-OVER PILES RE-VISITED: AVALANCHES

R.E. Bolsen, M.E. Uriarte, R.F. Andrade, C.C. Banchero, and K.K. Bolsen
Estela Uriarte, USA.

SHORT AND LONG TERM STORAGE OF WET BY-PRODUCTS FED TO RUMINANTS

Szilvia Orosz and Dave Davies
Livestock Performance Lab LTD, Hungary.

CAN LACTIC ACID BACTERIA BIND AFLATOXIN B1 IN SILAGE CONTAMINATED WITH THE TOXIN?

Z. X. Ma1, J. J. Romero, F. Amaro, K. C. Jeong, S. K. Williams and A. T. Adesogan
Department of Animal Sciences University of Florida

MYCOTOXIN CHARACTERISTICS OF FARM SILAGES: A TWO YEAR IRISH NATIONAL SURVEY

C. McElhinney, M. Danaher, C. Elliott, P. O’Kiely
Ensiling wet distillers grains with solubles: A review. Kenneth F. Kalscheur, USA.

ENSILING WET DISTILLERS GRAINS WITH SOLUBLES: A REVIEW

Kenneth F. Kalscheur and Alvaro D. Garcia
USDA-ARS, Madison, WI USA and South Dakota State University USA

EFFECT OF LACTOBACILLUS BUCHNERI ON FATTY ACIDS PROFILE OF CORN SILAGE

Carlos Rabelo, Fernanda Basso, Erika Lara and Ricardo Reis
FCAV/UNESP Brazil

SOLID-STATE FERMENTATION OF LUPIN (LUPINUS ALBUS) MEAL BIO-PROCESSED WITH LACTOBACILLUS PLANTARUM AND SUPPLEMENTED IN AQUA-DIETS.

U. Rodriguez Estrada, Shene Carolina, Hernandez Adrian, Dantagnan Patricio and Pavez Claudia
Chile

CONFERENCE SUMMARY AND FUTURE PERSPECTIVES

Marketta Rinne
Natural Resources Institute Finland (Luke), Jokioinen, Finland

PROCEEDINGS

SCIENTIFIC COMMITTEE

Luiz Gustavo Nussio – University of São Paulo (USP)

Cloves Cabreira Jobim – State University of Maringá (UEM)

Tiago Fernandes Bernardes – Federal University of Lavras (UFLA)

Maity Zopollatto – Federal University of Paraná (UFPR)

Patrick Schmidt – Federal University of Paraná (UFPR)

Ricardo Andrade Reis – State University of São Paulo (UNESP)

Odilon Gomes Pereira – Federal University of Viçosa (UFV)

João Luiz Pratti Daniel – University of São Paulo (USP)

ORGANIZING COMMITTEE

Luiz Gustavo Nussio

Mateus Castilho Santos

Rafael Camargo do Amaral

Lucas Jose Mari

Renato Schmidt

Oscar César Müller Queiroz

Karime Pissinato

Érica Casarini

PROCEEDINGS

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PROCEEDINGS OF THE III INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM OF FORAGE QUALITY AND CONSERVATION

ISFQC

ABSTRACTS
CHEMICAL COMPOSITION AND ORGANIC ACIDS PROFILE OF HIGH-MOISTURE CORN SILAGES INOCULATED WITH LACTIC ACID BACTERIA AND REHYDRATED WITH WATER OR ACID WHEY

A.V. Rezende, C.H.S. Rabelo, F.H.S. Rabelo, L.P. Andrade, R.M. Veiga, D.A. Massafera, L.M. Sampaio, M.R. Machado

PERFORMANCE OF DAIRY COWS FED DIETS CONTAINING CORN SILAGE FROM SILOS WITH DIFFERENT SEALING STRATEGIES

A.W. Bispo, D. Junges, C. Kleinshmitt, L. Custódio, J.R. Lima, J. Fernandes, J.L.P. Daniel, L.G. Nussio

NUTRITIONAL VALUE OF PIONEIRO GRASS SILAGES IN ASSOCIATION WITH MAIZE AS GRAIN OR WHOLE PLANT AFTER AEROBIC STABILITY

L. Leffers Neto, D. Pastal, B.L. Portela, T.M. Santos, D.R. Vivian, A.F. Garcez Neto

AEROBIC STABILITY OF PIONEIRO GRASS SILAGES WITH ADDITION OF MAIZE GRAIN OR WHOLE MAIZE PLANT

D. Pastal, B.L. Portela, T.M. Santos, D.R. Vivian, J.A. Freitas, A.F. Garcez Neto

ASPECTS OF SUGARCANE LABORATORY ENSILING AND ANALYSIS TECHNIQUES

A.F. Pedroso, A.M. Pedroso, W.B. Júnior, G.B. de Souza

RELATION AMONG LOSS, PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL CHARACTERISTICS OF CORN SILAGE

A.V.I. Bueno, I.Q. Carvalho, C.C. Jobim, J.P. Oliveira

RELATION BETWEEN LOSSES AND CORN SILAGE TECHNOLOGIES

I.Q. Carvalho, A.V.I. Bueno, C.C. Jobim, J.P. Oliveira

RANGE IN GRAIN AND SILAGE CORN PRODUCTIVITY UNDER SEED TREATMENT WITH PLANT HORMONE EXTRACT

A. Serafini Filho, M. Neumann, C.A. Spada, D.V. Bonato, J.C. Heker Junior, T.G. Pagnoncelli

AEROBIC STABILITY OF MAIZE SILAGES INOCULATED WITH HOMO AND HETEROFERMENTATIVE LACTIC ACID BACTERIA

B.C. Bach, C.M. Souza, S. Pinto, C.O. Novinski, A. de Sá Neto and P. Schmidt

CHEMICAL COMPOSITION AND DIGESTIBILITY OF CORN SILAGE INOCULATED WITH LACTOBACILLUS BUCHNERI CNCM I-4323

C.H.S. Rabelo, F.C. Basso, E.C. Lara, L.G.O. Jorge, L.J. Mari, T.F. Bernardes, R.A. Reis

CHEMICAL COMPOSITION AND AEROBIC STABILITY ACROSS THE STORAGE PERIOD OF CORN SILAGES

D. Junges, A.W. Bispo, J.L.P. Daniel, M. Zopollatto, A.S. Neto, E.H. Cabezas-Garcia, M.C. Santos, L.G. Nussio

INTAKE AND RUMINAL KINETICS OF SUGARCANE AS AFFECTED BY FIBER DIGESTIBILITY AND CONSERVATION METHODS

D.O. Sousa, B.S. Mesquita, J.D. Magalhães, F.D. Rodrigues, B.S. Marques, L.F.P. Silva

BOTANIC COMPOSITION OF CORN HYBRIDS CULTIVATED IN TWO REGIONS OF GUARAPUAVA-PR

D.N. Figueira, M. Neumann, J.S. Maculan, B. Fianco, C. A. Spada, L.F. Perussolo

YIELD OF DIFFERENT CORN HYBRIDS CULTIVATED IN TWO REGIONS OF GUARAPUAVA-PR

D.N. Figueira, M. Neumann, L. K. Cescon, K. Pegoraro, D. Cecchin, R. Carletto

>PREDICTION OF INDIVIDUAL VARIATION IN ENTERIC METHANE PRODUCTION IN LACTATING DAIRY COWS

E.H. Cabezas-Garcia, K.J. Shingfield, S.J. Krizsan, P. Huhtanen

IN VITRO DEGRADABILITY AND GAS PRODUCTION OF CORN SILAGE ENSILED WITH FIBROLYTIC ENZYMES

E.C. Lara, F.C. Basso, C.H.S. Rabelo, F.A. Souza, L.G.O. Jorge, M.L.T. M. Polizeli, M. Cereia, R.A. Reis

EFFECT OF CORN SILAGE WITH MICROBIAL INOCULANTS ON PERFORMANCE AND MICROBIAL NITROGEN SUPPLY OF FEEDLOT LAMBS

E.C. Lara, F.C. Basso, C.H.S. Rabelo, L.G.O. Jorge, F.H. Kamada, T.C. Facinho, N. Pastore, R.A. Reis

COMPOSITION OF CORN HYBRIDS HARVESTED AS SILAGE AT GUARAPUAVA PR

E.D. Mendes, M. Neumann, A. Goldoni, G.B.G. Salvalaio, C.A. Spada, D.N. Figueira

PLANT´S PHYSICAL STRUCTURAL COMPONENTS HARVESTED AS SILAGE (ZEA MAYS L.)

E.D. Mendes, M. Neumann, A. Goldoni, M.G. Coelho, D. Cecchin, B.K. Auer

IN VITRO GAS PRODUCTION OF THE CORN SILAGES INOCULATED WITH MICROBIAL ADDITIVES

F.C. Basso, E.C. Lara, C.H.S. Rabelo, L.G.O. Jorge, G.R. Siqueira, T.T. Berchielli, R.A. Reis

IN VITRO RUMINAL FERMENTATION, GAS PRODUCTION AND TRUE DIGESTIBILITY OF THE CORN SILAGES INOCULATED WITH MICROBIAL ADDITIVES

F.C. Basso, C.H.S. Rabelo, E.C. Lara, L.G.O. Jorge, G.R. Siqueira, A.P.O. Sader, T.T. Berchielli, R.A. Reis

EFFECT OF PRUNING OF SABIÁ (MIMOSA CAESALPINIIFOLIA BENTH.) IN DIFFERENT SEASONS ON PRODUCTION AND CHEMICAL COMPOSITION OF DM

F.H.H. de Alencar, F.A. Pereira Júnior, O.A. Bakke, J.M. Pereira Filho, D.S. da Silva, A.M.A. Silva, G.V. do Nascimento, G.S.S. Alencar

EFFECTS OF WILTING AND ADDITION OF MICROBIAL ADDITIVE AND COMMON SALT ON FERMENTATION PROFILE, DRY MATTER LOSSES AND AEROBIC STABILITY OF ELEPHANT GRASS SILAGES

C.V. Soares Filho, H. Caetano, S.H.V. Perri, L.E.C. Fonseca, M.M.T. Caminhas, J.C.P. Spada, K.J.G.A. Castilho Neto

EFFECT OF THE INCLUSION OF GLYCERIN ON ORGANIC ACIDS PRODUCTION IN CORN SILAGE

J.C. Carneiro, J.S. Oliveira, J.C.F. Lima, M.T. Ribeiro, A.L.M. Carmo

RUMINAL DEGRADABILITY OF STARCH FROM CORN SILAGE CONTAINING DIFFERENT GLYCERIN CONCENTRATIONS.

J.C. Carneiro, J.S. Oliveira, J.C.F. Lima, M.T. Ribeiro, A.L.M. Carmo

OCCURRENCE OF THE MYCOTOXIN ZEARALENONE RELATED TO MAIZE ENSILAGE PRACTICES

J.P. Oliveira, I.Q. Carvalho, C.C. Jobim, A.V.I.  Bueno, V. Gritti

SILICON FERTILIZATION IN THE DEVELOPMENT AND PRODUCTION OF WHEAT CROP

J.R. Wobeto, M.V.M. Sarto, L. Rampim, M.C. Lana, J.S. Rosset, M. Inagaki

TEMPERATURE OF VAQUERO HAY STORED IN CLOSED OR OPEN SHED

J.R.Wobeto, M.A. Neres, I.W.J. Machado, D.D. Castagnara, C.D. Nath, L.M. Mufatto

CORN SILAGE: YIELD, QUALITY AND HARVEST WINDOW

J.N. Camarasa, J.G. Velazco, M.I. Cattoni

CLOSTRIDIUM CONTROL DURING THE FERMENTATION OF SUGARCANE SILAGES ADDED WITH LIME

L. Custódio, J.L.P. Daniel, G. Morais, C. Kleinshmitt, B.C. Bach, M.C. Santos, L.G. Nussio

PHYSICAL COMPOSITION OF CORN PLANTS UNDER DIFFERENT SEED TREATMENTS AIMING SILAGE PRODUCTION

L.F. Perussolo, M. Neumann, C.A. Spada, E.H. Host, M. Poczynek, Y.T.H. Nascimento

BROMATOLOGICAL COMPOSITION OF BRACHIARIA HUMIDICOLA CV. BRS AT DIFFERENT HARVEST AGES

M.L.L. Costa, I.F. Silva, M.S. Santos, V.A. Avelar, L.M. Souza, G.R. Moreira

FERMENTATION PROFILE OF TIFTON-85 (CYNODON SPP.) HAYLAGE

M.L.L.Costa, E.O.S.Saliba, A.M.Q.Lana, J.Lage, M.G.Fonseca, G.P.Freitas, G.R.Moreira, A.S.C.Rezende

CHEMICAL COMPOSITION AND IN VITRO DIGESTIBILITY OF CORN SILAGES PRODUCED IN DIFFERENT STAGES OF MATURITY

L. G. O. Jorge, C. H. S. Rabelo, F. H. S. Rabelo, F. C. Basso, E. C. Lara, A. V. Rezende, D. A. Nogueira, R. A. Reis

CHEMICAL COMPOSITION OF CORN SILAGES INOCULATED WITH LACTIC ACID BACTERIA AND BACILLUS SUBTILIS

L. G. O. Jorge, C. H. S. Rabelo, F. C. Basso, E. C. Lara, L. J. Mari, T. F. Bernardes, R. A. Reis

NUTRITIONAL VALUE OF CORN SILAGE OF DIFFERENT HYBRIDS HARVESTED AT 133 DAYS AFTER EMERGENCE PLANTS

M. Poczynek, M. Neumann, T. L. Dalmagro, J. K. Visentin, C. A. Spada, E. R. Almeida

BROMATOLOGICAL COMPOSITION OF VAQUERO GRASS IN THE SUMMER IN DIFFERENT STORAGE SYSTEMS

M.A. Neres, I.W.J. Machado, D.D. Castagnara, L.M. Mufatto, C.D. Nath, M. Pasqualotto, C. Ducati, R.R. Lipsch

DEHYDRATION CURVE OF VAQUERO GRASS DURING SUMMERTIME

M.A. Neres, I.W.J. Machado, D.D. Castagnara, L.M. Mufatto, C.D. Nath, M. Pasqualotto, C.A. Macebô, C. Ducati

HEATING AFTER ENSILING AND AEROBIC STABILITY OF CORN SILAGE

M. Strack, I.Q. Carvalho, R.Y. Tsukahara, E.G. Kochinski

DRY MATTER INTAKE AND DIGESTIBILITY IN DIFFERENT MATURITY STAGES OF CORN

M.R.M. Silva, L.M. Sampaio, A.V. Rezende, R.R. Nóbrega

LOSSES IN SILAGE OF BRACHIARIA BRIZANTHA CV. PIATA TREATED WITH DIFFERENT INOCULANTS AND DOSES

M.A. Mombach, D.H. Pereira, R.C. Fonseca, D.C. Bolson, D.C. Parisotto, D.S. Pina, B.C.Pedreira, R.A.Carnevalli

CHEMICAL COMPOSITION OF BRACHIARIA BRIZANTHA CV. PIATÃ SILAGE WITH DIFFERENT ADDITIVES

D.C. Bolson, D.H. Pereira, M.A. Mombach, D.S. Pina, B.C. Pedreira, P.L. Barbosa, R.A. Carnevalli, R. Soares

LOSSES IN ENSILING PROCESS OF BRACHIARIA BRIZANTHA CV. PIATÃ WITH DIFFERENT ADDITIVES

D.C. Bolson, D.H. Pereira, M.A. Mombach, D.S. Pina, B.C. Pedreira, R. Soares, H.C. Pedroso, D.C. Parisotto

MICROBIAL POPULATIONS IN BUFFEL GRASS SILAGES ADDED WITH CORN BRAN

R.M.A. Pinho, A.F. Perazzo, H.F.C. Bezerra, J.P.F. Ramos, C.H.O. Macedo, G.A. Pereira, R.M. Correia, E.M. Santos

ENUMERATION OF FUNGI AND EVALUATION OF LOSSES IN BUFFEL GRASS HAY AMMONIATED WITH UREA

E.M. Santos, A.P.G Silva, H.F.C. Bezerra, A.F. Perazzo, J.P.F. Ramos, C.H.O. Macedo, G.G.P. Carvalho, R.M.A. Pinho

IN VITRO GAS PRODUCTION OF CORN SILAGES INOCULATED WITH LACTOBACILLUS BUCHNERI CNCM I-4323 ASSOCIATED WITH THREE RUMINAL FLUIDS

R.A. Reis, C.H.S. Rabelo, F.C. Basso, E.C. Lara, L.G.O. Jorge, L.J. Mari, G.R. Siqueira, T.F. Bernardes

END PRODUCTS OF IN VITRO FERMENTATION OF CORN SILAGES INOCULATED WITH LACTOBACILLUS BUCHNERI CNCM I-4323 ASSOCIATED WITH THREE RUMINAL FLUIDS

R.A. Reis, C.H.S. Rabelo, F.C. Basso, E.C. Lara, L.G.O. Jorge, L.J. Mari, G.R. Siqueira, T.F. Bernardes

COMPOSITION OF WHEAT PLANTS (CV. BRS UMBU) DESTINED FOR SILAGE PRODUCTION, SUBJECTED TO REGIMES OF CUTS IN GUARAPUAVA – PR

R. Carletto, M. Neumann, K. Pegoraro, G.B.G. Salvalaio, T.M.B. Ribas, A. Serafini Filho

AEROBIC STABILITY OF HIGH-MOISTURE CORN SILAGES INOCULATED WITH LACTIC ACID BACTERIA AND REHYDRATED WITH WATER OR ACID WHEY

R.M. Veiga, A.V. Rezende, C.H.S. Rabelo, F.H.S. Rabelo, L.P. Andrade, L.M. Sampaio, N.H. Silveira, M.R. Machado

FERMENTATIVE LOSSES OF MAIZE SILAGE ADDED WITH NATAMYCIN AND LACTOBACILLUS BUCHNERI

S. Pinto, C. O. Novinski, C.M. Souza, J. F. G. Warth, P. Schmidt

AEROBIC STABILITY OF SILAGE BLACK OAT (AVENA STRIGOSA SCHREB.) IN DIFFERENT DENSITIES AND PARTICLE SIZES

S.L. Silva, T.T. Tres, C.C. Jobim, C. Feitosa, M.R. Oliveira, J.P. Oliveira

AGRONOMIC EVALUATION OF CORN HYBRIDS IN 2012/2013 HARVEST IN GUARAPUAVA – PR

T.M.B. Ribas, M. Neumann, C.A. Spadda, J.K. Vissentin, M. Poczynek, E.J. Askel

DEGRADABILITY OF WHEAT SILAGES AND CORN SILAGES WITH OR WITHOUT THE GENE BT (BACILLUS THURINGIENSIS)

V.C. Gritti, M.R. Oliveira, C.C. Jobim, M. Neumann, M.S.J. Silva, A.V.I. Bueno, J.P. Oliveira, F. Marafon

FERMENTATION KINETICS OF ELEPHANTGRASS SILAGE WITH PROPORTIONS OF COTTON RESIDUE TREATED WITH UREA

Y.S. Luz, D.G. Quadros, A.P. Andrade, M.P. Figueiredo, F.E. Silva, G.S. Souza, O. Fernandes Júnior

CHEMICAL COMPOSITION OF ELEPHANTGRASS SILAGE WITH COTTON PROCESSING RESIDUE TREATED WITH UREA

Y.S. Luz, D.G. Quadros, A.P. Andrade, M.P. Figueiredo, F.E. Silva, G.S. Souza, O. Fernandes Júnior

INFLUENCE OF THE DRY MATTER CONTENT OF GRASS ON THE SILAGE ACIDIFICATION USING INOCULANTS

N. Van Sa, U. Kouji, M.L. Richards, Y. Acosta Aragón

ORGANIZING COMMITTEE

Álvaro Wosniak Bispo

Attilio Kandrotas Bercht

Dario Maziero Risson

Cristiano Kleinshmitt

Daniel Junges

Fernando Alberto Jacovaci

Greiciele de Morais

Janaína Rosolem Lima

Janielen Silva

João Luiz Pratti Daniel

João Marcos M. de Moraes

João Pedro Pereira Winckler

Juliana Fernandes

Letícia Custódio

Luiz Gustavo Nussio

Mateus Castilho Santos

Maximiliano Henrique O. Pasetti

Murillo Alves Porto Meschiatti

Paula de Almeida Carvalho

Pedro Augusto Ribeiro Salvo

PROCEEDINGS

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POTENTIAL OF ENERGY PRODUCTION FROM CONSERVED FORAGES

R.E. Muck
U.S. Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service U.S. Dairy Forage Research Center Madison, Wisconsin, U.S.A.

POTENTIAL USE OF NATIVE MICROORGANISMS STRAINS OF FORAGE FOR SILAGE PRODUCTION

Carla Luiza da Silva Ávila, Rosane Freitas Schwan, José Cardoso Pinto and Beatriz Ferreira Carvalho

AGRICULTURAL MANAGEMENT OF SUGARCANE FIELDS FOR SILAGE PRODUCTION

Ricardo Andrade Reis , Gustavo Rezende Siqueira , Anna Paula de Toledo Piza Roth
UNESP – Campus de Jaboticabal

USE OF WINTER CULTURES FOR FORAGE CONSERVATION

Valter Harry Bumbieris Junior , Marcos Rogério Oliveira , Marco Aurélio Alves de Freitas Barbosa , Clóves Cabreira Jobim
Universidade Estadual de Londrina – UEL,Universidade Estadual de Maringá – UEM

OCCURRENCE OF MYCOTOXINS IN SILAGE

Frank Driehuis
NIZO food research, Kernhemseweg 2, NL-6718 ZB Ede, the Netherlands.

MYCOTOXINS IN SILAGE

Oscar Cezar Muller Queiroz, Maria Belen Rabaglino, Adegbola Tolulope Adesogan
Department of Animal Sciences, University of Florida, USA

AEROBIC STABILITY AND INSTABILITY OF SILAGES CAUSED BY BACTERIA

Naoki Nishino
Okayama University, Department of Animal Science, Okayama 700-8530, Japan

CONTROL OF LOSSES DURING THE HAYMAKING PROCESS

Philippe Savoie, Emmanuelle Caron, and Gaëtan F. Tremblay
Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, Soils and Crops R&D Centre, 2560 Hochelaga Boulevard, Québec, QC, Canada, G1V 2J3

NEAR INFRARED REFLECTANCE SPECTROSCOPY FOR MANAGEMENT AND UTILIZATION OF FORAGES

M.F. Digman and K.J. Shinners
United States Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Seent, University of Wisconsin-Madison

MODELS TO ESTIMATE THE NUTRITIVE VALUE AND INTAKE OF CONSERVED FORAGES

P. Huhtanen and S.J. Krizsan
Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Agricultural Research in Northern Sweden, Umeå, Sweden

PARTICLE SIZE EFFECTS OF FORAGES ON THE ENSILING PROCESS AND ANIMAL PERFORMANCE

M. Rinne, A. Seppälä
MTT Agrifood Research Finland, Animal Production Research, Jokioinen, Finland

CONTRIBUTION OF SILAGE VOLATILE COMPOUNDS FOR THE ANIMAL NUTRITION

João Luiz Pratti Daniel, Luiz Gustavo Nussio

EFFECTS OF SPOILED SILAGES ON ANIMAL PERFORMANCE

Mateus C. Santos and Limin Kung, Jr.

ABSTRACTS

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SOYBEAN SILAGE DEGRADABILITY – EFFECTS OF HARVESTING STAGE, INOCULANT AND VARIETIES

J. Fernandes, A. F. Bergamaschine, E. Lazarini, K. S. M. Lopes, C. M. Paris, L. J. Chagas
FE/UNESP, Ilha Solteira,Doctor degree student, FMVZ/UNESP,Doctor degree student, ESALQ/USP

BACTERIAL COMMUNITY OF DIRECT-CUT AND WILTED GUINEA GRASS SILAGE STORED WITH AND WITHOUT MOLASSES

N. Nishino, Y. Li, C. Wang, H. Han, S. Parvin
Okayama University, Department of Animal Science, Okayama 700-8530, Japan

EFFECTS OF BACTERIAL AND ENZYME INOCULATION ON THE FERMENTATION QUALITY OF ENSILED WHOLE CROP SWEET SORGHUM

B.D. Nkosi, P.V. Vadlani , K. Brijwani , A. Nanjunda , R. Meeske
ARC: Animal Production Institute, Private Bag x 2, Irene, 0062try, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 66506, Outeniqu249, George, 6530, South Africaa Research Farm, P.O. Bo, South Africa, Bioprocessing and Industrial Value Added Program (BIVAP), Grain Science and Indusx

EFFECT OF AN INOCULANT AND ENZYMES ON FERMENTATION QUALITY AND NUTRITIVE VALUE OF ERECT MILKVETCH (ASTRAGALUS ADSURGENS PALL.) SILAGES

C. C. Xu , H. L. Wang , W. Hao , F. Y. Yang , Yuzhu , Q. Z. Sun
China Agricultural University, College of Engineering, Beijing, P. R. ChinaChina Agricultural University, College of Animal Science and Technology, Beijing, P. R. China,Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Grassland Research Institute, Hohhot, P. R. China

CHARACTERIZATION AND IDENTIFICATION OF LACTIC ACID BACTERIA ISOLATED FROM ALFALFA SILAGES

Q. Z. Sun , H. J. Zhang , X. L. Wang , X. Y. Hou , Y. M. Cai
CAAS, Grassland Research Institute, Hohhot, China, CAAS, Graduate School, Beijing, China, CAAS, Institute of Lanzhou Animal Science and Veterinary Pharmaceutics, Lanzhou, China, National Institute of Livestock and Grassland Science, Nasushiobara, Japan

DIVERSITY OF PROKARYOTES ASSOCIATED WITH SUGARCANE SILAGE TREATED WITH CHEMICAL AND BIOLOGICAL ADDITIVES USING PCR-DGGE

B. F. Carvalho , C. L. S. Ávila , M. G. C. P. Miguel , J. C. Pinto , M. N. Pereira , R. F. Schwan
University of Lavras, Departament of Biology, Lavras, Minas Gerais, Brazil, University of Lavras, Departament of Animal Sciences, Lavras, Minas Gerais, Brazil, University of Lavras, Departament of Feed Sciences, Lavras, Minas Gerais, Brazil.

INFLUENCE OF WILTING AND ADDITIVES ON THE QUALITY AND SAFETY OF FESTULOLIUM PABULARE SILAGES

J. Skladanka, P. Dolezal, Z. Havlicek, L. Zeman, O. Mikel
Mendel University in Brno, Department of Animal Nutrition and Forage Production

INFLUENCE OF THE SPECIES AND CONSERVATION ADDITIVES ON THE CONTENT OF NUTRIENTS AND GRASS FORAGE SAFETY

Z. Havlicek , J. Skladanka , P. Dolezal , J. Nedelnik , H. Moravcova , L. Zeman
Mendel University in Brno, Department of Animal Nutrition and Forage Production, Research institute of fodder crops, Ltd. Troubsko

EFFECT OF ADDITIVE ON CONTENT OF MYCOTOXINS OF GRASS SILAGE

H. Kaldmäe, A.Olt, M.Ots
Estonian University of Life Sciences, Department of Animal Nutrition and Productivity

SAFETY ISSUES IN MANAGING LARGE-SCALE BUNKER SILOS AND DRIVE-OVER PILES

Keith K. Bolsen , Ruth E. Bolsen , Bob Charley , and Renato Schmidt
Professor Emeritus, Kansas State University, Manhattan, Kansas USA, Managing Director, Keith Bolsen & Associates, Austin, Texas USA, Lallemand Animal Nutrition, Milwaukee, Wisconsin USA

ECONOMICS OF SEALING MAIZE AND ALFALFA SILAGES IN BUNKER SILOS AND DRIVE-OVER PILES: AN EXCEL SPREADSHEET

Keith K. Bolsen , Ruth E. Bolsen , Simon Wigley , and Shawn Ryan
Professor Emeritus, Kansas State University, Manhattan, Kansas USA, Managing Director, Keith Bolsen & Associates, Austin, Texas USA, Bruno Rimini Ltd, London UK

PCR-DGGE ANALYSIS OF THE DYNAMIC DIVERSITY OF LACTIC ACID BACTERIA IN ALFALFA SILAGE

B.Y. Zhang, Y.Y. Zang, Y.W. Zhang, C.C. Xu, F.Y. Yang
Grassland Institute, China Agricultural University, Beijing, China

EVALUATION OF FOUR GROUPS OF SORGHUM HYBRIDS FOR SILAGE.

M. B. Camacho , M. M. Pereira , D. Bocanegra
Agricultural Experimental Station El Colorado, National Institute of Agricultural Technology, El Colorado, Formosa, Argentina, Agricultural Experimental Station El Sombrerito, National Institute of Agricultural Technology, El Sombrerito, Corrientes, Argentina,

FERMENTATIVE CAPACITY OF SOYBEAN VARIETIES HARVESTED IN TWO STAGES OF DEVELOPMENT

J. Fernandes, A. F. Bergamaschine, E. Lazarini, K. S. M. Lopes, J. F. P. Bastos, S. A. de Carvalho
FE/UNESP, Ilha Solteira, São Paulo, Brazil

QUALITY OF MAIZE SILAGE FERMENTATION PROCESS INFECTED WITH USTILAGO MAYDIS

P. Dolezal , J. Nedelník , J. Skládanka , H. Moravcová , I. Vyskocil , J. Dvorácková , L. Kalhotka , L. Zeman , Z. Havlícek , R. Postulka , K. Szwedziak
Mendel University, Department of Animal Nutrition and Forage Production, Brno, Zemedelská , 613 00 Brno, Czech Republic; Agricultural Research, Ltd. Troubsko, Zahradní , 664 41 Troubsko u Brna, Czech Republic; University of Technology, Faculty of Mechanization, Department of Agricultural and Forestry Machinery, ul.S. Mikolajczyka , 45-271 Opole, Poland

GREENHOUSE GAS EMISSIONS DURING THE FERMENTATION OF SUGARCANE SILAGES

P. Schmidt , C. O. Novinski , C. Bayer , J. Dieckow , D. Junges , M. C. Santos
Federal University of Paraná, Department of Animal Sciences, Curitiba, PR, Brazil. Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil. Federal University of Paraná, Department of Soils, Curitiba, PR, Brazil. University of São Paulo, Department of Animal Sciences, Piracicaba, SP, Brazil. University of Delaware, USA

CHARACTERIZATION OF THE SUGARCANE SILAGE EFFLUENT AND THE POTENTIAL OF ENVIRONMENTAL POLLUTION

C. O. Novinski , P. Schmidt , P. Peralta-Zamora , D. Junges , M. B. Warpechowski , M. C. Santos
Federal University of Paraná, Department of Animal Sciences, Curitiba, Paraná, Brazil. Federal University of Paraná, Department of Chemistry, Curitiba, Paraná, Bazil.University of São Paulo, Department of Animal Sciences, Piracicaba, São Paulo, Brazil.University of Delaware, USA

IMPROVEMENT OF AEROBIC STABILITY AND REDUCTION OF AEROBIC DRY MATTER LOSSES IN DIFFERENT SILAGE MATERIALS BY BIOLOGICAL INOCULANTS CONTAINING LACTOBACILLUS BREVIS

K. Schöndorfer , Y. Acosta Aragón , M. Checoli , F. Gölß , and G. Schatzmayr
Biomin Holding GmbH, Technopark , 3430 Tulln, Austria, Biomin Holding GmbH, Industriestraße 21, 3130 Herzogenburg, Austria, SANPHAR Saúde Animal Ltda. Estr. Municipal Campinas

INHIBITION OF BIOGENIC AMINES IN SILAGE BY L. PLANTARUM AND E. FAECIUM

K. Schöndorfer , H. Gerhardt , Y. Acosta Aragón , A. Gruber , K. Haider and G. Schatzmayr
Biomin Holding GmbH, Technopark 1, 3430 Tulln, Austria; Biomin Deutschland GmbH, Volkmarserstraße 38, 34466 Wolfhagen, Germany; Biomin Holding GmbH, Industriestraße 21, 3130 Herzogenburg, Austria

LOW DOSES OF LACTOBACILLUS BREVIS STRONGLY IMPROVE QUALITY OF GRASS SILAGE

K. Schöndorfer , Y. Acosta Aragón , A. Gruber and G. Schatzmayr
Biomin Holding GmbH, Technopark 1, 3430 Tulln, Austria; Biomin Holding GmbH, Industriestraße 21, 3130 Herzogenburg, Austria

STABILITY ENHANCING EFFECTS OF LACTOBACILLUS BREVIS ON MAIZE SILAGES

K. Schöndorfer , Y. Acosta Aragón , M. Checoli , A. Gruber and G. Schatzmayr
Biomin Holding GmbH, Technopark 1, 3430 Tulln, Austria; Biomin Holding GmbH, Industriestraße 21, 3130 Herzogenburg, Austria; SANPHAR Saúde Animal Ltda. Estr. Municipal Campinas

EFFECT OF AN OXYGEN BARRIER FILM ON COMPOSITION AND LOSSES FROM THE UPPER LAYERS OF GRASS/CLOVER CROPS ENSILED IN FARM-SCALE BUNKER SILOS

P Lattamae , B Osmane , I-H Konosonoka , S Wigley and J M Wilkinson
Estonian Research Institute of Agriculture, Teaduse 13, 75501 Saku, Estonia. Research Institute of Biotechnology and Veterinary Medicine, Latvia University of Agriculture, “Sigra”, Instiuta Street, Sigulda, Latvia LV-2150. Bruno Rimini Ltd, 309 Ballards Lane, London N12 8NP, United Kingdom. School of Biosciences, University of Nottingham, Sutton Bonington Campus, Loughborough, LE12 5RD, United Kingdom

THE EFFECT OF DIFFERENT TYPES OF INOCULANTS ON DM LOSSES, FERMENTATION PATTERN AND AEROBIC STABILITY OF SORGHUM SILAGE

H. Auerbach , K. Weiss
ADDCON EUROPE GmbH, Bitterfeld, Germany, Humboldt University of Berlin, Germany

THE EFFECT OF INOCULANTS ON DM LOSSES, FERMENTATION PATTERN AND AEROBIC STABILITY OF HIGHMOISTURE CORN

H. Auerbach , K. Weiss
ADDCON EUROPE GmbH, Bitterfeld, Germany Humboldt Universität Berlin, Germany

MINIMUM TEMPERATURE FOR SUCCESSFUL SILAGE MAKING

T. M. Pauly and R. Spörndly
Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU), Department of Animal Nutrition & Management, 753 23 Uppsala, Sweden.

CHEMICAL COMPOSITION OF ELEPHANT GRASS CLONES (PENNISETUM PURPUREUM SCHUM) SILAGE

A.Guim , C.R. L. Costa , A.C.L. Mello , Â. M. Batista , E. J. O. Souza , M. A. Lira , K. S. F. Abreu
Federal Rural University of Pernambuco, Department of Animal Science, Recife, Pernambuco, Brazil; Agronomic Institute of Pernambuco.

EFFECT OF ENSILAGE ON KINETIC OF RUMINAL DEGRADATION OF ELEPHANT GRASS CLONES (PENNISETUM PURPUREUN SCHUM.)

A.Guim , C.R. L. Costa , A.C.L. Mello , Â. M. Batista , E. J. O. Souza , M. A. Lira , K. S. F. Abreu
Federal Rural University of Pernambuco, Department of Animal Science, Recife, Pernambuco, Brazil; Agronomic Institute of Pernambuco

MICROBIOLOGICAL EVALUATION OF WET BREWER’S GRAIN SILAGE AT DIFFERENT OPENING PERIOD

P. G. Ribeiro , F. Jacobs Dias , A. L. Cardoso
Federal University of Amazonas, Department of Animal and Vegetal Production, Manaus, Amazonas, Brazil Federal University of Amazonas, Manaus, Amazonas, Brazil

BROMATOLOGICAL AND CHEMICAL COMPOSITION DURING THE SILAGE FERMENTATION OF MOIST GRAPE RESIDUE

G. M. S. Dias , V. C. Brito , V. H. Bumbieris Júnior , E. L. A. Ribeiro , L. D. F. Silva , I. Y. Mizubuti F. L. Massaro Júnio
Estadual University of Londrina, Department of Animal Sciences, Londrina, Paraná, Brazil,

DEHYDRATION CURVE OF TIFTON 85 HAY DRIED IN THE SUN AND IN THE SHED

L.E. Taffarel , E.E. Mesquita , D.C. Dalazen , P.B. Costa , M.A. Zambom , M.A. Neres
State University of West of Paraná, Center for Agricultural Sciences, Marechal Cândido Rondon, Paraná, Brazil

DEVELOPMENT OF FUNGI IN DIFFERENT STAGES OF THE PRODUCTION OF TIFTON-85 HAY WITH N FERTILIZER

L. E. Taffarel , E. E. Mesquita , D. C. Dalazen , C. C. Meinerz , M. A. Neres , P. B. Costa
State University of West of Paraná, Center for Agricultural Sciences, Marechal Cândido Rondon, Paraná, Brazil

MYCOTOXIN PRODUCTION IN TIFTON 85 HAY DRIED IN THE SUN AND AT SHED

L. E. Taffarel , E.E. Mesquita , N.T.E. de Oliveira , P.B. Costa , J. Gris , J.A.G.Gonçalves
State University of West of Paraná, Center for Agricultural Sciences, Centro de Ciências Agrárias, Marechal Cândido Rondon, Paraná, Brazil Vets – Nutrition Coordinators of pork and cattle at Nutrifarma Company – Maripá – Paraná – Brazil

EFFECT OF TANNIN ADDITION ON LOSSES AND FERMENTATION PROFILE OF SOYBEAN SILAGE

J.C. Carneiro , J.S. Oliveira , J.C.C. Almeida , F.H.V. Azevedo , R.S. Gomes , P.M. Krempser , E.T. Ribeiro , J.C.F. Lima , M.T. Ribeiro
Project financed by CNPq, Embrapa Dairy Cattle, Juiz de Fora, Brazil, Federal Rural University of Rio de Janeiro, Departament of Animal Sciences, Seropedica, Brazil

TEMPERATURE EVALUATION ON AEROBIC STABILITY OF CORN SILAGE WITH INCREASING LEVELS OF GLYCERIN

J.S. Oliveira , R.P.X. Lopes , M.T. Ribeiro , J.C.F.Lima , P. M. Krempser , J.C. Carneiro
Embrapa Dairy Cattle, Juiz de Fora, Brazil

MICROBIOLOGICAL EVALUATION OF AEROBIC STABILITY OF CORN SILAGE WITH INCREASING LEVELS OF GLYCERIN

P. M. Krempser , R.P.X. Lopes , M.T. Ribeiro , J.C.F.Lima , J.S. Oliveira , J.C. Carneiro
Embrapa Dairy Cattle, Juiz de Fora, Brazil

THE EFFECT OF CHEMICAL PRESERVATIVE SUPPLEMENTATION ON THE NUTRITIVE VALUE OF LUPINE SILAGE

P. Dolezal , J. Skladanka , Z. Havlicek , L. Zeman , K. Szwedziak , M. Tukiendorf
Mendel University in Brno, Department of Animal Nutrition and Forage Production, Brno, Czech Republic; Unversity of Technology, Faculty of Mechanization, Department of Agricultural and Forestry Machinery, ul. S. Mikolajczyka , 45-271 Opole, Poland

INFLUENCE OF THE MATURITY STAGE OF ALFALFA (MEDICAGO SATIVA L.) ON THE CHEMICAL COMPOSITION AND IN SACCO ORGANIC MATTER DIGESTIBILITY

P. Dolezal , J. Skladanka , Z. Havlicek , L. Zeman , M. Tukiendorf , K. Szwedziak
Mendel University in Brno, Dept. of Animal Nutrition and Forage Production, Zemedelska , Brno, Czech Republic; University of Technology, Faculty of Mechanization, Dept. of Agricultural and Forestry Machinery, ul. Mikolajczyka , 45-271 Opole, Poland

DIVERSITY OF FILAMENTOUS FUNGI ASSOCIATED WITH ANAEROBIC AND AEROBIC PHASE OF SUGAR CANE SILAGE TREATED WITH BIOLOGICAL ADDITIVES

M. A. Ricaldoni , L. R. Batista , B. F. Carvalho , C. L. S. Ávila , F. A. Couto , J. C. Pinto , R. F. Schwan
University of Lavras, Department of Animal Science, Lavras, Minas Gerais, Brazil, University of Lavras, Department of Feed Science Lavras. Minas Gerais, Brazil, University of Lavras, Departament of Biology Lavras. Minas Gerais, Brazil

INTERCROPPING OF CORN AND SOYBEAN TO MAKE SILAGE: FORAGE YIELD, SILAGE QUALITY AND ANIMAL PERFORMANCE

M. De León1 , R. A. Giménez
Manfredi Agricultural Experiment Station, National Institute of Agricultural Technology (INTA), Animal Production Area, Manfredi, Cordoba, Argentina

NUTRITIONAL VALUES OF TIFTON 85 GRASS SILAGE WITH OR WITHOUT PRE-DRYING UNDER THE SUN

D. D. Castagnara , J. P. Vendrame , M. A. Neres ,C. Gabriel , A.C.Radis , J.P. Ames
Western Paraná State University, Center for Agricultural Sciences, Marechal Cândido Rondon, Paraná, Brazil. State University of Maringá, Department of Animal Science, Maringá, Paraná, Brazil

NUTRITIONAL VALUE OF TIFTON 85 HAY STORED UNDER TWO CONDITIONS

D. D. Castagnara , M. A. Neres , L. M. Mufatto , E. C. Cristofori , D.Foss , E.Neuhaus
Western Paraná State University, Center for Agricultural Sciences, Marechal Cândido Rondon, Paraná, Brazil.

DEVELOPMENT OF YEASTS IN TIFTON 85 GRASS SILAGE WITH DIFFERENT ADDITIVES

M.A. Neres , M.A. Zambom , J. Ferraz , T. Fernandes , J.R. Stangarlin , D.D. Castagnara
Western Paraná State University , Marechal Cândido Rondon, Paraná, Brazil

DEHYDRATION CURVES IN THE DIFFERENT LAYERS OF TIFTON 85 IN THE FIELD

M.A. Neres , D.D. Castagnara , E.C. Cristofori , C.Gabriel , J.P.Ames , P.S.R.de Oliveira
Western Paraná State University, Marechal Cândido Rondon, Paraná, Brazil

FERMENTATION AND AEROBIC STABILITY OF CORN SILAGE INOCULATED WITH BACTERIAL ADDITIVES

F. C. Basso , E. C. Lara , C. H. S. Rabelo , M. Morelli , G. S. Gonçalves ; Ricardo Andrade Reis
FCAV/UNESP, Department of Animal Science, Jaboticabal, São Paulo, Brazil

FERMENTATION, MICROBIAL OCCURRENCE AND AEROBIC STABILITY OF CORN SILAGES INOCULATED WITH BACILLUS SUBTILIS

M. Morelli , F. C. Basso , E.C. Lara , C. H. S. Rabelo , B. L. Cabral , R. A. Reis
Animal Science Department, Faculty of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary, São Paulo State University-UNESP, São Paulo, Brazil

NUTRIENTS INTAKE AND RUMINAL PARAMETERS OF HEIFER FED WITH CORN SILAGES INOCULATED

C. H. S. Rabelo , P. A. R. Salvo , F. C. Basso , F.H. Kamada , A. P. O. Sader , R. A. Reis
Animal Science Department, Faculty of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary, São Paulo State University-UNESP, São Paulo, Brazil

EFFECT OF ASSOCIATED ADDITIVES IN PH AND NDF CONTENT IN SUGARCANE (SACCHARUM OFFICINARUM) SILAGES

C.A. da Silva ; A.A.R. Athayde ; A.O. Ribeiro ; A.R. Evangelista ; P.C.Leite ; L. C Machado
Federal Institute of Minas Gerais (IFMG), Department of Agricultural Sciences, Bambuí, MG, Brazil

POTENTIAL MILK PRODUCTION FROM SILAGE OF DIFFERENT CORN GENOTYPES

T. N. Martin , P. Bertonceli , S. Ortiz , F. A. Piran Filho , T. L. Habitzreiter , I. Api
Universidade Federal de Santa Maria, Centro de Ciências Rurais, Santa Maria, Brazil Universidade Tecnológica Federal do Paraná, Dois Vizinhos, Brazil.

HARDNESS INFLUENCE ON CORN SILAGE QUALITY

T. N. Martin , S. Ortiz , P. Bertoncelli , F. A. Piran Filho , T. L. Habitzreiter
Universidade Federal de Santa Maria, Centro de Ciências Rurais, Santa Maria, Brasil. Universidade Tecnológica Federal do Paraná, Dois Vizinhos, Brasil

IN VITRO GAS PRODUCTION OF CORN SILAGE WITH DIFFERENT LEVELS OF ENZYMATIC EXTRACT

EC Lara , FC Basso , CHS Rabelo , FA Souza , RA Reis , MLTM Polizeli
College of Agriculture and Veterinary Sciences of Jaboticabal, Department of Animal Science, Jaboticabal, São Paulo, Brazil 2 College of Philosophy, Sciences and Letters – FFCLRP/USP, Ribeirão Preto/SP, Brazil

TOTAL DIGESTIBLE NUTRIENTS OF CORN SILAGE WITH DIFFERENT LEVELS OF ENZYMATIC EXTRACT

EC Lara , FC Basso , CHS Rabelo , FA Souza , RA Reis , MLTM Polizeli
College of Agriculture and Veterinary Sciences of Jaboticabal, Department of Animal Science, Jaboticabal, São Paulo, Brazil College of Philosophy, Sciences and Letters – FFCLRP/USP, Ribeirão Preto/SP, Brazil

AEROBIC STABILITY OF RATIONS CONTAINING CASSAVA FODDER SILAGE AND MESQUITE POD MEAL

B. S. Cerqueira , D. R. S. Loures , S. A. Moraes , A. P. D. Oliveira
Federal University of Bahia Recôncavo Embrapa Semiárido, Petrolina-PE , Brazil

ORGANIC ACIDS PRODUCTION IN PRE-WILTED TIFTON 85 SILAGES

R.S. Gomes ; F.H.V. Azevedo , J.B.R.Abreu , J.C. Carneiro
Project financed by FAPEMIG, Graduate student in Animal Science UFRRJ, scholarship of CAPES, Associated Professor DNAP/IZ-UFRRJ, Researcher of EMBRAPA – Gado de Leite

LOSSES IN WILTED TIFTON 85 GRASS SILAGE WITH DIFFERENT ADITIVES

J.C.F. Lima , F.H.V. Azevedo , M.R. Begnini , R.S. Gomes , J.B.R. Abreu , J.C. Carneiro
Project financed by FAPEMIG, Analist EMBRAPA Dairy Cattle, Juiz de Fora-MG, Graduate student in Animal Science UFRRJ, scholarship of CAPES, Animal Science, Msc, Associated Professor DNAP/IZ-UFRRJ, Researcher of EMBRAPA-Dairy Cattle

DEVELOPMENT OF FUNGI IN HAYS OF WHITE AND BLACK OATS UNDER TWO CUTTING HEIGHTS

L. C. Souza , O. D. F.Dildey , C. C. Meinerz , E.P.M. Alfonso , M. A. Neres , T. J. Pasquett
State University of Maringá, Department of Animal Science, Maringa, Paraná, Brazil. Western Paraná State University, Center for Agricultural Sciences, Marechal Cândido Rondon, Paraná, Brazi

AEROBIC STABILITY OF WET BREWERS WASTE ENSILED WITH DIFFERENT NUTRITIONAL ADDITIVES

L. C. Souza , M. A. Zambom , C. R. Alcalde , M. A. Neres , D. D. Castagnara , A. P. S. Possamai
State University of Maringá, Department of Animal Science, Maringa, Paraná, Brazil. Western Paraná State University, Center for Agricultural Sciences, Marechal Cândido Rondon, Paraná, Brazil

SENSORIAL TRAITS, PH, LOSSES, AND DRY MATTER RECOVERY OF ELEPHANTGRASS SILAGE WITH DIFFERENT PROPORTIONS OF COTTON PROCESSING RESIDUE

D. G. Quadros , A. P. Andrade , D. S. Soares , G. C. Silva , J. R. P. Rocha , D. S. Alves
Bahia State University, Animal Science Research Center, Barreiras, Bahia, Brazil, State University of Southwest of Bahia, Department of Animal Science, Itapetinga, Bahia, Brazil

AEROBIC STABILITY OF ELEPHANTGRASS SILAGE WITH DIFFERENT PROPORTIONS OF COTTON PROCESSING RESIDUE

A. P. Andrade , D. G. Quadros , D. S. Soares , R. B. Cardoso , O. Fernandes Júnior , A. M. Sá
State University of Southwest of Bahia, Department of Animal Science, Itapetinga, Bahia, Brazil, Bahia State University, Animal Science Research Center, Barreiras, Bahia, Brazil

NITROGEN FERTILIZATION AND INCLUSION OF INOCULANTS IN MAIZE SILAGE PRODUCTION

C. M. M. R. Martins , R. F. Bermudes , A. S. Neto , M. Stochero , P. Michelon , R. Muller
Federal University of Santa Maria, Department of Animal Sciences, Palmeira das Missões, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil

MAIZE PLANTS MANAGED WITH DIFFERENT LEVELS OF NITROGEN FERTILIZATION

C. M. M. R. Martins , R. F. Bermudes , W. Ceruti , J. Viegas , M. Correa , R. Muller
Federal University of Santa Maria, Department of Animal Sciences, Palmeira das Missões, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil, Federal University of Santa Maria, Department of Animal Sciences, Santa Maria, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil, Federal University of Pelotas, Department of Animal Sciences, Pelotas, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil

EFFECT OF INCLUSION OF PERENNIAL SOYBEAN (NEONOTONIA WIGHTII) ON THE CHEMICAL COMPOSITION AND IN VITRO DRY MATTER DIGESTIBILITY OF ELEPHANT GRASS SILAGE

J.C.C. Almeida , R.S. Gomes , F.H.V. Azevedo , J.B.R.Abreu , J.C. Carneiro , E.T. Ribeiro
Associated Professor DNAP/IZ-UFRRJ, Student of Postgraduate in Animal Science UFRRJ, scholarship of CAPES; Researcher of Embrapa-dairy Cattle Project financed by CNPq

META-ANALYSIS OF SORGHUM SILAGES MATURITY STAGE PRODUCED IN BRAZIL

J. Rossetto, J.P. Velho , D.R.M. Alessio , A. Faccenda , E.D. Sartori , K.C. Welter
Federal University of Santa Maria, undergraduate student in Animal Science, Palmeira das Missões, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazi;. FAPERGS scholarship student; Federal University of Santa Maria, Department of Animal Science and Biological Sciences, Palmeira das Missões, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil. Santa Catarina State University, Graduate Education Program in Animal Science, Lages, Santa Catarina, Brazil. CAPES scholarship student; PIBIC/CNPq/UFSM s

META-ANALYSIS OF SORGHUM SILAGES PRODUCED IN EXPERIMENTS IN BRAZIL: TYPES OF SILO

K.C. Welter, J.P.Velho , D.R.M. Alessio , T.R. Backes , J. Rossetto , A. Faccenda
Federal University of Santa Maria, undergraduate student in Animal Science, Palmeira das Missões, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil. PIBIC/CNPq/UFSM Scholarship student. Federal University of Santa Maria, Department of Animal Science and Biological Sciences, Palmeira das Missões, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil. Santa Catarina State University, Graduate Education Program in Animal Science, Lages, Santa Catarina, Brazil. CAPES Scholarship student. FAPERGS Sc

CORN SILAGES OF PLANTS CULTIVATED UNDER DIFFERENT ARRANGEMENTS – COSTS OF PRODUCTION

T.M. Silveira , J.P.Velho , R.M.T. Schons , A.P.B. Souza , L.F. Christofari , J.L. Nörnberg
Federal University of Santa Maria, undergraduate student in Animal Science, Palmeira das Missões, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil. FIPE/UFSM scholarship student. Federal University of Santa Maria, Department of Animal Science and Biological Sciences, Palmeira das Missões, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil. Federal University of Santa Maria, undergraduate student in Animal Science, Santa Maria, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil. Federal University of Santa Maria,

THE EFFECTS OF COMMERCIAL MICROBIAL INOCULANTS ON THE FERMENTATION AND AEROBIC STABILITY OF BARLEY SILAGE

R. J. Schmidt, B. Kowalke, E. Chevaux, R. C. Charley
Lallemand Animal Nutrition, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA

EFFECT OF SEALING STRATEGIES ON THE PANEL TEMPERATURE OF CORN SILAGE

A.W. Bispo , D. Junges , A. Sá Neto , C. Kleinshmitt , J.L.P. Daniel , E.H. Cabezas-Garcia , L.G. Nussio
University of São Paulo, Department of Animal Sciences, Piracicaba, São Paulo, Brazil University of Santa Catarina State, Chapecó

HETEROLACTIC BACTERIA EFFECTS ON SUGARCANE ENSILING

J. M. M. Moraes, A. Sá Neto, M. Zopollatto, J. L. P. Daniel, G. V. C. Morone, L. G. Nussio
Department of Animal Science, University of São Paulo, ESALQ, Piracicaba, Brazil

GENETICALLY MODIFIED MAIZE FOR SILAGE PRODUCTION

L. Custódio , S.F. Paziani , E.H. Cabezas-Garcia , C. Picinini , L.G. Nussio , J.L.P. Daniel
University of São Paulo, Department of Animal Sciences, Piracicaba, São Paulo, Brazil, Pólo APTA Centro Norte, Pindorama/SP

SOLUBLE CARBOHYDRATES CONTENT ACCORDING TO MAIZE DRYING METHOD

G.V.C. Morone , E.H. Cabezas-Garcia , J.L.P. Daniel , J.M.M. Moraes , L.G. Nussio , M. Zopollatto
Department of Animal Science, University of São Paulo, ESALQ, Piracicaba, Brazil

NUTRITIVE VALUE PREDICTION OF MAIZE HYBRIDS FOR SILAGE PRODUCTION

C. Picinini , L. Custódio , S.F. Paziani , J.L.P. Daniel , E.H. Cabezas-Garcia , L.G. Nussio
University of São Paulo, Department of Animal Sciences, Piracicaba, São Paulo, Brazil Pólo APTA Centro Norte, Pindorama/SP

ACID LACTIC BACTERIA INOCULATION IN CORN SILAGE AND FERMENTATIVE LOSSES EVALUATION AT DIFFERENT OPENING TIMES

C. Kleinshmitt , C.Q. Mendes , E. Ticiani , A.S. Capelesso , R. Anselmi , J.C. Dal Pivo
University of Santa Catarina State, Chapecó; Professor at the University of Brasilia

FITTING LINEAR VS. NON LINEAR REGRESSION TO SUCROSE ACCUMULATION IN SUGARCANE

E. H. Cabezas-Garcia , J.L.P. Daniel , M. Zopollatto , D. Junges , A.W. Bispo , L.G. Nussio
University of São Paulo, Department of Animal Sciences, Piracicaba, São Paulo, Brazil

ORGANIZING COMMITTEE

Forage Quality and Conservation – USP/ESALQ

EDITORS

Maity Zopollatto

João Luiz Pratti Daniel

Luiz Gustavo Nussio

Adir de Sá Neto

PROCEEDINGS

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SOFTWARE APPLICATIONS FOR SIZING SILOS TO MAXIMIZE SILAGE QUALITY

Brian J. Holmes
University of Wisconsin-Madison Madison, WI

MYCOTOXIN: IMPACTS AND CONTROL STRATEGIES

Carlos Augusto Mallmann
Federal University of Santa Maria, Department of Veterinary, Santa Maria, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil

CHALLENGES IN THE UTILIZATION OF HIGH MOISTURE GRAINS SILAGE FOR RUMINANTS

Clóves Cabreira Jobim, Michele Simili da Silva and Moysés Calixto Júnior
State University of Maringá, Department of Animal Science, Maringá, Paraná, Brazil

TEMPERATURE MEASUREMENTS OF LARGE SCALE SILO FACE TO ASSES AEROBIC DETERIORATION OF CORN SILAGE ON FARM

Giorgio Borreani and Ernesto Tabacco
Dipartimento di Agronomia, Selvicoltura e Gestione del Territorio, Università di Torino, Grugliasco, Torino, Italy

EFFECTS OF MICROBIAL ADDITIVES IN SILAGES: FACTS AND PERSPECTIVES

Limin Kung, Jr.
Department of Animal and Food Sciences University of Delaware

OPTIMIZATION OF THE ANIMAL PRODUCTION SYSTEM BASED ON THE SELECTION OF CORN CULTIVARS FOR SILAGE

Maity Zopollatto and Jhones Onorino Sarturi
University of São Paulo, ESALQ, Department of Animal Science, Piracicaba, SP, Brazil and University of Nebraska, Department of Animal Science, Lincoln, NE, USA

STRATEGIES TO ENABLE THE USE OF LEGUME SILAGE IN RUMINANT PRODUCTION

Odilon Gomes Pereira, André Soares de Oliveira and Karina Guimarães Ribeiro
Federal University of Viçosa, Department of Animal Science, Viçosa, Minas Gerais, Brazil, Federal University of Mato Grosso, Environmental and Agricultural Science Institute, Sinop, Mato Grosso, Brazil and Federal University of Vales do Jequitinhonha e Mucuri, Department of Animal Science, Diamantina, Minas Gerais, Brazil

CHEMICAL ADDITIVES AND THE AEROBIC STABILITY OF SILAGES

Padraig O’Kiely
Teagasc, Grange Beef Research Centre, Dunsany, Co. Meath, Ireland

IMPROVED EFFICIENCY OF SUGARCANE ENSILING FOR RUMINANT SUPPLEMENTATION

Patrick Schmidt
University of Paraná, Department of Animal Science, Curitiba, Paraná, Brazil

OPPORTUNITIES FOR INCLUSION OF TROPICAL GRASSES SILAGE IN RUMINANT TOTAL MIXED RATIONS

Antônio Ricardo Evangelista, José Cardoso Pinto, Jalison Lopes and Valdir Botega Tavares
University of Lavras, Department of Animal Science, Lavras, Minas Gerais, Brazil

SILAGE PATHOGENICITY AND IMPLICATIONS FOR THE RUMINANT PRODUCTION CHAIN

Adesogan A. T. and Queiroz O. C. M.
Department of Animal Sciences, University of Florida

SEALING STRATEGIES TO CONTROL THE TOP LOSSES IN HORIZONTAL SILOS

Thiago Fernandes Bernardes, Rafael Camargo do Amaral and Luiz Gustavo Nussio
Universidade Federal Rural da Amazônia, Departamento de Zootecnia, Belém, Pará, Brazil and Universidade de São Paulo, Escola Superior de Agricultura “Luiz de Queiroz”, Piracicaba, São Paulo, Brazil

SILAGE BACTERIA & TOXINS AND RUMINANT HEALTH

Thomas Pauly
Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences Department of Animal Nutrition and Management

SOFTWARE APPLICATIONS FOR SIZING SILOS TO MAXIMIZE SILAGE QUALITY

Brian J. Holmes
Professor and Extension Specialist Biological Systems Engineering Department University of Wisconsin-Madison Madison, WI.

MYCOTOXIN: IMPACTS AND CONTROL STRATEGIES

Carlos Augusto Mallmann, Paulo Dilkin, Adriano Olnei Mallmann, Denize Tyska
Federal University of Santa Maria, Department of Veterinary, Santa Maria, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil

CHALLENGES IN THE UTILIZATION OF HIGH MOISTURE GRAINS SILAGE FOR RUMINANTS

Clóves Cabreira Jobim, Michele Simili da Silva, Moysés Calixto Júnior
State University of Maringá, Department of Animal Science, Maringá, Paraná, Brazil

TEMPERATURE MEASUREMENTS OF LARGE SCALE SILO FACE TO ASSES AEROBIC DETERIORATION OF CORN SILAGE ON FARM

Giorgio Borreani and Ernesto Tabacco
Dipartimento di Agronomia, Selvicoltura e Gestione del Territorio, Università di Torino, Grugliasco, Torino, Italy.

EFFECTS OF MICROBIAL ADDITIVES IN SILAGES: FACTS AND PERSPECTIVES

Limin Kung, Jr., Ph.D.
Department of Animal and Food Sciences University of Delaware

OPTIMIZATION OF THE ANIMAL PRODUCTION SYSTEM BASED ON THE SELECTION OF CORN CULTIVARS FOR SILAGE

Maity Zopollatto, Jhones Onorino Sarturi
University of São Paulo, ESALQ, Department of Animal Science, Piracicaba, SP, Brazil, University of Nebraska, Department of Animal Science, Lincoln, NE, USA

STRATEGIES TO ENABLE THE USE OF LEGUME SILAGE IN RUMINANT PRODUCTION

Odilon Gomes Pereira, André Soares de Oliveira, Karina Guimarães Ribeiro
Federal University of Viçosa, Department of Animal Science, Viçosa, Minas Gerais, Brazil, Federal University of Mato Grosso, Environmental and Agricultural Science Institute, Sinop, Mato Grosso, Brazil, Federal University of Vales do Jequitinhonha e Mucuri, Department of Animal Science, Diamantina, Minas Gerais, Brazil

CHEMICAL ADDITIVES AND THE AEROBIC STABILITY OF SILAGES

Padraig O’Kiely
Teagasc, Grange Beef Research Centre, Dunsany, Co. Meath, Ireland

IMPROVED EFFICIENCY OF SUGARCANE ENSILING FOR RUMINANT SUPPLEMENTATION

Patrick Schmidt
University of Paraná, Department of Animal Science, Curitiba, Paraná, Brazil

IMPROVED EFFICIENCY OF SUGARCANE ENSILING FOR RUMINANT SUPPLEMENTATION

Patrick Schmidt
University of Paraná, Department of Animal Science, Curitiba, Paraná, Brazil

OPPORTUNITIES FOR INCLUSION OF TROPICAL GRASSES SILAGE IN RUMINANT TOTAL MIXED RATIONS

Antônio Ricardo Evangelista, José Cardoso Pinto, Jalison Lopes, Valdir Botega Tavares
University of Lavras, Department of Animal Science, Lavras, Minas Gerais, Brazil

SILAGE PATHOGENICITY AND IMPLICATIONS FOR THE RUMINANT PRODUCTION CHAIN

Adesogan A. T. and Queiroz O. C. M.
Department of Animal Sciences, University of Florida

SEALING STRATEGIES TO CONTROL THE TOP LOSSES IN HORIZONTAL SILOS

Thiago Fernandes Bernardes, Rafael Camargo do Amaral, Luiz Gustavo Nussio
Universidade Federal Rural da Amazônia, Departamento de Zootecnia, Belém, Pará, Brazil. Universidade de São Paulo, Escola Superior de Agricultura “Luiz de Queiroz”, Piracicaba, São Paulo, Brazil

SILAGE BACTERIA & TOXINS AND RUMINANT HEALTH

Thomas Pauly
Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences Department of Animal Nutrition and Management

ORGANIZATION

Luiz Gustavo Nussio – University of São Paulo (USP)

Maity Zopollatto – Federal University of Paraná (UFPR)

Ricardo Andrade Reis – State University of São Paulo (UNESP)

EDITORS

Maity Zopollatto

Gisele Bonato Muraro

Luiz Gustavo Nussio