1174 contains live lactic acid-producing bacteria that have been specifically selected to assist in the production of high quality silage. Patented strains of Lactobacillus plantarum and Enterococcus faecium have been proven to promote faster fermentation while increasing dry matter recovery.
Australian trials found a 13kg upside per tonne of 1174 treated silage fed to beef cattle compared to untreated feed.
Australian beef feeding trial conducted at NSW Agriculture’s Research Centre at Wagga Wagga. An extra 13kg of beef per tonne of maize silage fed when treated with 1174 compared to untreated. Kaiser and Piltz 1998.