OptiSile bacterial inoculant silage additives
The OptiSile range consists of lactobacillus combinations which are suitable for the treatment of grass silage, wheat, legumes, maize, barley, whole crop and Italian Rye Grass. OptiSile silage additives are suitable in different silage storage systems including clamps, round bales, bags and silos.
A three-strain combination of Lactobacilli developed by Envirosystems is employed in OptiSile Extra. One is the widely used L plantarum, to support a standard lactic acid fermentation. The combination of the other two are not…
OptiSile Wholecrop is designed specifically for treating wholecrop forages and arable silages over a wide range of dry matters.
OptiSile Maize is designed specifically for the challenge of maintaining a cool stable clamp face when opened as well as promoting rapid fermentation.
Shields Against Mycotoxins
OptiSile inoculants are designed to inhibit spoilage organisms such as listeria and clostridia as well as yeast and mould spores in the early stages of acidification and at the open clamp face and at feed out in the trough.
Mycotoxins are problematic secondary metabolites and are poisonous to ruminants resulting in health problems and costly loss in production and profitability.
OptiSile treatment will defend against yeasts and moulds.
Penicillin mould on silage
Fusarium mould on silage