With finisher margins tight, there is a need to focus on feed efficiency to ensure costs are kept to a minimum.
Harbro, which was founded in May 1977 has been celebrating 35 years of trading and is promoting the occasion with new delivery vehicles bearing a 35 year commemorative logo.
Access to a new range of feedblocks from Harbro is helping to boost lamb survival and vitality in the 320-ewe flock of William O Gordon, Bindal, Portmahomack, Ross-shire.
Kiotechagil and Montana hosted a technical seminar which gave Peruvian producers the technical information and solutions for important challenges such intestinal health and myocotoxicosis.
Planning forage feeding this year is a very different jigsaw than in most years – and with more pieces, according to Provimi ruminant manager Philip Ingram.
A series of Feed Science Forums designed to offer practical science based advice to all farmers to help improve their enterprise’s efficiency, as well as for consultants and feed advisors will be held at Livestock 2012.
Grazing conditions have been dire in many parts of the country because of the unprecedented heavy summer rainfall, but cattle growth rates are also being compromised because livestock are struggling to ingest enough forage dry matter.
Kiotechagil, the international supplier of high performance natural feed additives, has reformulated and improved its Neutox, broad spectrum toxin binder which has added mould control.