SILAGE STRETCH

Farmers have a tough life – up early and working late, dealing with animals and the weather and other challenges, so we like to make their lives a little easier.

Silage stretch film is a specialized type of packaging film that is commonly used in the agricultural industry for preserving and protecting silage, which is fermented forage used as animal feed. Silage stretch film is typically made from high-quality polyethylene (PE) material that is designed to withstand the harsh environmental conditions and provide optimal preservation of silage.

One of the key features of silage stretch film is its ability to tightly wrap and secure the silage, keeping it fresh and free from spoilage. The film is stretched during application, creating a tight seal around the silage, which helps to exclude oxygen and reduce aerobic deterioration, leading to improved fermentation and preservation of the forage.

Silage stretch film is applied using specialized equipment, such as bale wrappers or silage stretch film dispensers, which ensure efficient and uniform wrapping of the silage bales. The film is typically UV stabilized to provide resistance against UV rays and environmental elements, ensuring durability and longevity of the wrapped silage.

SILAGE STRETCH

Plast Uno’s Silage stretch film tightly wraps and seals the silage, reducing the entry of oxygen and promoting optimal fermentation, resulting in better preservation of the nutritional quality of the forage.

  • 6, 12 and 36 months UV treatments.
  • 5 – 7 layers Blown film technology.
  • Adhesive single or double sided.
  • Slippery form inside or outside.
  • Ultra protective.
  • Easy handling and storage.
  • In various colours.
  • High flexibility.

Using silage stretch film offers several advantages in agricultural operations. Firstly, it helps to preserve the nutritional quality of the silage, ensuring that animals receive high-quality feed with minimal spoilage. The tight seal created by the film also helps to reduce the risk of mold growth, which can lead to reduced feed quality and animal health issues.

Furthermore, silage stretch film provides protection against external factors such as moisture, dust, and pests, helping to maintain the integrity of the silage during transportation and storage. It also facilitates easy handling and stacking of silage bales, making it more convenient for storage and transportation purposes.

In conclusion, silage stretch film is a specialized packaging solution that offers excellent preservation and protection for silage, ensuring high-quality feed for livestock. Its tight seal, UV resistance, and durability make it a valuable tool in the agricultural industry for optimizing silage preservation and feed quality.

Benefits of Plast Uno’s Silage Stretch

    • Enhanced Preservation: Silage stretch film tightly wraps and seals the silage, reducing the entry of oxygen and promoting optimal fermentation, resulting in better preservation of the nutritional quality of the forage.

 

    • Reduced Spoilage: The tight seal created by the film helps to minimize the growth of molds and other spoilage-causing microorganisms, reducing the risk of spoilage and maintaining the quality of the silage.

 

    • Moisture and Dust Protection: Silage stretch film acts as a barrier against moisture and dust, protecting the silage from external elements that can affect its quality during transportation and storage.

 

    • Pest Control: The film provides a physical barrier that helps to deter pests, such as rodents and insects, from accessing and damaging the silage, ensuring that the feed remains uncontaminated.

 

    • Easy Handling and Storage: Silage stretch film facilitates easy handling and stacking of silage bales, making it convenient for storage, transportation, and feeding operations. It also minimizes the risk of bale damage during handling and stacking, ensuring that the silage remains intact and of high quality.

 

    • Increased Feed Efficiency: Silage stretch film helps to maintain the nutritional quality of the silage, which can result in improved feed efficiency for livestock, leading to better animal performance and productivity.

 

    • Extended Shelf Life: The tight seal created by the film helps to extend the shelf life of the silage, reducing the need for frequent replacement and ensuring that the forage remains fresh and nutritious for longer periods.

 

    • Cost-effective: Silage stretch film is a cost-effective solution for preserving and protecting silage, as it minimizes spoilage and waste, reduces the need for additional preservatives, and helps to optimize feed quality, leading to potential cost savings in feed production.

 

    • Versatility: Silage stretch film can be used for a variety of forage types, including grasses, legumes, and other crops, making it a versatile option for preserving and protecting different types of silage.

 

  • Environmental-friendly: Silage stretch film is made from polyethylene (PE) material, which is recyclable and environmentally-friendly, minimizing the environmental impact of silage packaging and promoting sustainable agriculture practices.