Advice On Managing With Minimum Forage

Due to a fodder shortage on many farms and the inability to get cattle to grass, higher levels of concentrate supplementation will be required to stretch any available forage stocks. Several measures need to be taken to ensure this extra supplementation conserves stocks while also avoiding any digestive upsets in animals.

  • Giving cattle a midday feed consisting of high fibre ingredients…
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December 2014 Newsletter

Milk Price

The milk price for the month of November has been reduced by 1.5 cents per litre. This brings the price to 31.95 cents per litre (145.244 cents per gallon) at 3.60% butterfat and 3.30% protein, including a bonus of 0.88 cents per litre for a Somatic Cell Count of less than 200,000 and including VAT at 5.0%.

Milk Supply

The milk supply for the month of November…

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