Feed Adjustment

Put a Spring in their Step this Summer

By |2016-11-22T13:38:07+00:00October 28th, 2015|Expert Advice, Feed Adjustment, Stock Health|

We’ve all heard that “the only constant in life is change”, a saying that today is as true as ever for our dairy industry. Four out of the last five fortnightly adjustments for global dairy auctions has seen a lift in price which coupled with the new free trade agreement, is very promising change for Australian dairy [...]

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Dairy Strategies for Improving your Milk Protein in Winter

By |2016-11-22T13:38:15+00:00July 16th, 2015|Customer, Expert Advice, Feed Adjustment, Gippsland, Victoria, North Central Victoria, Stock Health, Western Victoria|

The protein percent of the milk you send to the factory not only impacts farm income, but can also provide important indicators for cow health and nutrition. The most common reason for seeing a low milk protein test in the winter is due to lack of energy in the cow’s diet. If the cow is [...]

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Give Your Fodder A Boost

By |2016-11-22T13:38:30+00:00October 11th, 2012|Expert Advice, Feed Adjustment, Western Victoria|

With the dry Summer and Autumn last year, many farms exhausted their home grown fodder supplies and faced buying in significant amounts of hay.  With reports of El Nino weather patterns expecting to bring dry conditions again this summer now is the time to make the most of the current good soil moisture and fine, [...]

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Is the cheapest hay always going to save me money?

By |2016-11-22T13:38:32+00:00May 16th, 2012|Customer, Expert Advice, Feed Adjustment, Stock Health|

With all signs pointing to opening prices being reduced, farming business’ are looking at where they can save money to ensure they are still running a profitable business at the end of the day. As bought in inputs, grain, hay and fertiliser are the biggest costs to a dairy business and with milk prices looking [...]

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Dairy Cow Management. Phase 1: Dry Period

By |2016-11-22T13:38:33+00:00October 24th, 2011|Customer, Expert Advice, Feed Adjustment, Gippsland, Victoria, North Central Victoria, Western Victoria|

Read the latest on dry cow management… […]

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