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Resources to help reduce feed costs, silage corn research trials, and alternative feed sources for livestock production.Field of Wheat

Alternative Forages

Alternative Forage & Fodder Crops

This site comprises three years of field research performed by WSU Extension researchers in western Washington looking to identify alternative livestock feed resources.


Silage Corn
Research and relevant information from British Columbia including annual silage trials.



Western Washington Grain Variety Trials
These results are generated by the WSU Mt. Vernon R&E Center Plant Breeding Program.


Hard Winter Wheat (pdf)
Soft White Winter Wheat (pdf)
Wheat, Barley, and Triticale Summary (pdf)


Spring Wheat/Triticale (pdf)


Winter Barley (pdf)
Spring Barley (pdf)
Spring Triticale (pdf)
Hard Winter Wheat (pdf)
Soft White Winter Wheat (pdf)
Hard Spring Wheat (pdf)
Soft Spring Wheat (pdf)