Krone Optimaxx 250 versus 305 crackers: For the crack

Krone’s Big X 680 to 1180 foragers are available with two different cracker rollers. profi checks out the differences

by Tobias Bensing

There was quite a bit of hype about long-chop forage maize, and, when it had abated, we'd learned one thing — that the way maize kernels are cracked in the forager merits your maximum attention if the grain is to be quickly and fully digested in the rumen or a digester.