Applying diatomaceous earth to a grain silo for insect control. 3 of 3 demonstration videos by DAFWA’s Chris Newman.
When it comes to controlling pests in stored grain — prevention is better than cure. Grain residues in storages or older grain stocks held over from last season provide ideal breeding sites. Meticulous grain hygiene combined with structural treatments, such as diatomaceous earth (DE), can play a key role in reducing the number of stored […]
A Grains Industry Guide Overview and introduction Grain storage systems come in a range of shapes and sizes to meet farm requirements and careful planning is needed to optimise an on-farm grain storage facility investment. According to the option selected, on-farm grain storage systems can provide a short-term or long-term storage facility. Depending on the […]
Grain Silo Hygiene Grain storage consultant Peter Botta gives useful tips on silo hygiene as part of a grain storage series for the Grains Research and Development Corporation’s Ground Cover TV