Bag silos a grain storage solution

Bag silos a grain storage solution

THIS year's projected record corn crop has many farmers looking for alternatives to traditional storage bins and silos, which are expected to fill up quickly.

One option, commonly known as a "bag silo," is a long, collapsible, soft-sided grain storage unit.

Klein Ileleji, a grain post-harvest technology expert at Purdue University, said potential users should be aware that the bags, which can measure up to 12 ft. in diameter

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