Let’s kick thing’s off by thanking everyone who contributed to our 2018 customer survey. Certainly not a “sexy” task by any means, but one we’re grateful for as an improvement opportunity and giving a pat on the back to those in the team mentioned for outstanding service. Congratulations to Richard Rayner who was the lucky [...]
Usually the largest cash cost on a dairy farm is feed. So, you would expect that most dairy farmers manage their feed resources very closely, on a proactive rather than reactive way. […]
Due to the extremely dry weather since November 2017, our nutrition team have spent many hours with farmers formulating plans and rations for milk production in the absence of pasture. […]
Chicken breeder, poultry show winner and egg producer, Karen Bowden discusses how her chickens are fed and the challenges her family have overcome in running a small free range, chicken business.
Walpa chicken enthusiast, Garry Davidson discusses his husbandry techniques for taking good care of his hens.
Reid Stockfeeds & Murray Goulburn Breakfast 2015 The annual Reid Stockfeeds and Murray Goulburn Breakfast is on again at the South Gippsland Field Days, the morning of Thursday September 28 (8:30am-10am). […]
Within a single egg there’s 11 different vitamins and minerals, plus an intense concentrate of proteins and healthy fatty acids such as omega-3. It’s an impressive feat for a hen to produce such a nutritious cocktail every day, a feat that can only be sustained by being well fed each and every day! […]
Building on an already strong foundation, a new formulation of Springer 16 lead feed grain mix is delivering further improved health and productivity improvements in herds across Victoria. […]
The condition commonly known as “Ryegrass Staggers”, or more accurately as Perennial Ryegrass Toxicosis (PRGT), can be a serious and widespread problem in livestock grazing perennial ryegrass dominant pastures during summer and autumn months. It affects sheep, cattle, horses, dear and alpacas. […]
Hopefully these faces don't represent the sentiment expressed in our survey responses but they probably do represent the thought of filling out a survey. With any luck that angst and boredom can be overcome with this thought; "we will act, where reasonable, on your feedback." That's still not going to rate highly so we're also [...]
Farmers in attendance for presentation on best practice recruitment by Mandy Johnson, hosted by GippsDairy at Leongatha RSL. […]
Yesterday at Reid Stockfeeds, Trafalgar plant a 40-tonne silo filled with mineral dairy pellets, started to self-combust to a level which created unacceptable heat within the bin and created an odour which began emanating to the surrounding vicinity. […]