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Description: This blog will help explain some of the wonderful ways modern agriculture has been utilizing products left over from the human food system to help feed animals. This little known industry has been a vital link in the food chain for over 100 years. LaBudde Group, has been working to connect food companies and farmers since 1907!

Oat Hull – Never heard of it

Oat Hull – Never heard of it

  Oat Hull is not a common word for the average person, however at LaBudde we talk about it every day. So what is an oat hull? Think of it as the husk or outer shell that protects the seed of the oat plant. What we call the oat groats. As you see in the diagram...

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Pour some Sugar Beet Pulp on it

Pour some Sugar Beet Pulp on it

Where does your sugar come from? Most people only know about Sugar Cane, but for many in the USA, Sugar Beets are a great way to get sugar from non-tropical areas. Sugar Beets do best in sandy soils and cooler climates. So Michigan and Minnesota thrive as the home to...

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PART 2:  How Beer Feeds Cows

PART 2: How Beer Feeds Cows

      In my last blog I described Wet Brewers Grains and what a great feed option it is for dairy producers in Wisconsin as well as other beer producing areas. Another great feed option is MALT SPROUTS. Remember those malting houses that prepare the barley grain into...

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BEER – Cows Love It As Much As We Do

BEER – Cows Love It As Much As We Do

  Let's be honest, we all love beer!! Especially in Wisconsin, we are known for our beer and our CHEESE! Wisconsin has more cheese plants than any other state, and as an exporter of cheese ranks by itself higher than most countries in pounds of cheese exported.  ...

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