Nutritional Articles

  • Lower methane emissions with Rumitech

    15 Jul 2021

    UK based Harbro has been leading the way in methane reduction for over ten years with Rumitech. Rumitech is a unique Carbon Trust validated feed additive comprised of natural essential oils which lowers methane emissions and improves milk yield and feed efficiency.

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  • Maximise Grain at Harvest

    5 Jul 2021

      Maximise grain at harvest with Maxammon grain treatment  Increase grain protein (+30%) Reduce bought-in feed costs Improve pH and rumen function  Improve performance, efficiency and feed conversion rate  Backed by more than 10 years R&D Local native grain with a low carbon footprint Improve DLWG Improve milk yield Improve PROFIT...

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  • Maxammonn - More Efficient, More Output, Lower Carbon Diet

    28 Jun 2021

    With a number of recent press articles raising environmental questions with urea based grain treatments, we felt it was important highlight not only the inaccuracies of these articles but also the positive performance and environmental benefits of Maxammon  Please note that there are considerable differences between urea-...

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  • Increased milk yield with our NutriONics rationing programme

    18 Jun 2021

    Dumfries dairy farmer Willie Purdie has recorded his highest ever milk yields following a re-design of this ration using our new NutriONics rationing programme. Willie, of Inglestonford Farm, New Abbey, saw daily yields from his 200-head herd increase by more than 500 litres after the new ration was introduced in November 2020.   The new winter ration included Harbro MaizeMilk 18 Nuts – a be...

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  • Improved cow margin with NutriONics

    18 Jun 2021

    Muirside, located just north of Dumfries is one of three farms owned by the Cowhill Trust where since 2018, Stuart Neish has managed the mixed unit of 1200 acres, a dairy herd, a recently established suckler herd, 1700 breeding ewes and finishing store lambs. “We are currently sitting with 210-220 cows, predominantly Ayrshires with some red and white Holsteins. The herd is currently producin...

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