Haylage Wins for Renk Customers

We are proud to announce that Renk Seed customer Chase Holshbach of Heatherstone Enterprises in Baraboo, Wisconsin won 5th place in the Grand Champion Dairy Haylage competition at the 2013 World Forage Analysis Superbowl. The World Forage Analysis Superbowl competition was held at the World Dairy Expo in Madison, Wisconsin, this past October. Growers from across the U.S. and Canada enter their highest quality forages in seven different categories to complete for more than $22,000 in cash prizes. Producers submitted 321 entries in seven categories, representing 17 states. Congratulations Chase!

At the first annual Producers Forage Bowl in August 2013 Renk Seed customer Junction View Farm of Richland Center, Wisconsin walked away with a 1st place win in the Haylage category. More than 100 forage samples were entered for analysis in the contest. The scoring criteria comprised of the lab analysis along with judges’ points awarded for look, feel, and smell. The analysis results and judges’ comments provide producers a valuable resource for planning the next growing season. Congratulations Junction View Farm!

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