Dairy

  • Harbro calf feeds

    16 Feb 2021

    Are your heifers ready for first calving at 24 months? Calves recorded on the Harbro system showed DLWG to weaning above industry standard. Achieving consistent early daily liveweight is essential to hit the bulling weight required for first calving at 24 months. Buttercup calf feeds and milk  Our Buttercup range of calf feeds and milk has been developed to promote rumen function, enabl...

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  • Dairy compound range Winter 2020

    11 Nov 2020

    For full details of the range click here:  https://www.harbro.co.uk/media/1896/harbro-compounds-blends-a4_generic.pdf

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  • GrassWatch 30 July 2020

    30 Jul 2020

    Wendy Hutton, one of our dairy specialists gives us an insight into current grass performance (29 June) Acid load The grass watch testing this week has highlighted the increase in the acid load figures (changes to the pH in the rumen) which has a knock on effect on butterfat production.  From spring throughout summer, grass is readily fermentable and can also cause high Polyunsaturated Fat...

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  • GrassWatch 29 June 2020

    2 Jul 2020

    Wendy Hutton, one of our dairy specialists gives us an insight into current grass performance (29 June) The eagerly awaited rain over the last two weeks and the continuation of high temperatures has seen an increase of grass growth.  From its lowest point of approx. 40kg DM/ha/day the two weeks following has seen the results of an average growth increase to 64kg DM/ha/day.  Scotland has seen...

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  • Improve your health and performance with Maxammon

    24 Jun 2020

    Maxammon is a grain treatment process that improves rumen performance and digestibility and as a result, leads to improved feed efficiency.   Maxammon feeding systems: Treating suitable grain at harvest or dried grain throughout the year. Wholecrop, straw and pulses can also be treated. We offer a Maxammon processing service. Supply of Maxammon grain Supply of Maxammon blended feed a...

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