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Dry Distillers Grains (DDG) Are Feasible As An Energy Source In Beef Cattle Diets.

The average DDG price has fallen for eighteen consecutive weeks, declining $138 in that period. We are now at an average four-year low of $101 per ton this week. The recent decline in grain commodity prices have reduced rations cost to levels not seen in years. With current prices, producers with access to DDG’s and feeding knowledge, should consider reformulating rations to evaluate the feasibility of distillers products. Below are some considerations Michigan State University Extension recommends when reformulating rations with distiller grains: Product specifications: Be sure to get the feed analysis of the product....

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