Beef

  • Calving to bulling - a crucial time

    5 May 2021

    “The saying ‘Every day is a school day’ reminds us that no matter our perceived knowledge, we can all learn something new. Likewise, every day is key for the success of the suckler herd but there are 81 days in the cow’s year which I think really do matter.” says Harbro’s Alistair Stewart. In order to have a calf every year, the cow must conceive within 81 days of giving birth and you can give...

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  • Utilise home grown cereals to make cost effective high performance rations

    30 Sep 2020

      With cereals looking to be plentiful this winter, Beef & Sheep Specialist Peter Oag explains how producers can cost effectively use concentrates to feed stock this winter. Concentrates are quickly and easily mixed with homegrown or locally sourced cereal at the required level to give the desired level of protein for each class of stock, alongside the relevant vitamins, minerals and ad...

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  • Reduce your cost of production

    24 Sep 2020

    Our unique additive Rumitech has been assured by The Carbon Trust to ‘significantly reduce enteric methane emissions and improve feed efficiency.' The result of this more efficient rumen environment is: Improved feed conversion Reduced feed intake Improved killing out percentages Improved performance Reduce carbon footprint Flexible feeding system Rumitech can be introduced to any f...

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  • Rumen performance powered by Maxammon - available in Ireland

    1 Jul 2020

    Maxammon is a grain treatment process that increases: Protein pH Digestibility of the diet   Resulting in: Improved rumen performance Improved DLWG Improved milk yield Improved profit    Harbro Nutrition Ireland Distributors: Southern Fuel & Farm Supplies -Midlands and South (021) 463 2020 Barrett Agri - West Cork (023) 8847005 Jordan Agri...

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  • Maximise performance from home grown cereals using Maxammon

    1 Jul 2020

    Maxammon is a grain treatment process that increases the protein, pH and digestibility of the grain, leading to improved rumen performance, improved feed conversion and increased DLWG.     Tried and tested With more than a decade of farm success, Maxammon has been developed and tested by over 14 universities and research institutes across the globe. On farm results Doug Dear contract fini...

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