Graded based on: visual inspection, color, stem size, leafiness, texture, purity and moisture. Highest nutritional value of commonly grown hay crops.
Inventory stored in barns / tarped, providing year round supply.
Graded based on: color, purity, texture, length Bermuda straw baled after Bermuda seed harvested.
Inventory stored in barns / tarped to provide a year round supply.
Shank Seed has offered custom seed harvesting and seed cleaning. Shank Seed harvests and cleans alfalfa seed, bermuda seed, broccoli seed and Durham wheat.
Higher in pungency than market onions. Typically grown under contract. Planted in October and harvested in late April – early July. Eventually available in powdered, granulated, minced and chopped forms.
Grown for sucrose (sugar made naturally by green plants) production. Sucrose is used as a high energy food or food additive.
Taken to a sugar beet factory after harvest where they are cleaned, cut and soaked to extract the juice from the beet. The liquid is crystalized, dried and packaged for distribution.
Used to make pasta. High in protein. Typically planted in December and harvested in May.
Corn planted and harvested as silage to feed dairy cattle. Important to grow, harvest and preserve the silage correctly for quality feed.