Dairy

  • GrassWatch 29 May 2020

    29 May 2020

    Wendy Hutton, one of our dairy specialists gives us an insight into current grass performance (29 May) with advice as to how to maximise your production from grass. Grasswatch has been ongoing for a number of weeks now across the country.  The simple process of taking grazing grass samples has enabled us to monitor several aspects of milk yield from grazing. Grass growth has seen a decline...

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  • FREE BAGS OF CALF MILK WITH SUMMER ORDERS

    29 Apr 2020

      *Purchase more than 0.6 tonnes of Harbro Buttercup calf milk and receive a credit of 1 bag per 0.6 tonnes in August. Orders placed in May-July will be collated and credits accumulated for all calf milk purchases over these months - e.g. orders totalling 0.6 tonnes during this time will receive credit for 1 bag, orders totalling 1.2 tonnes will receive a credit for 2 bags, etc.   What to...

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  • Grazing compound range

    21 Apr 2020

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  • Muller Milk Group have asked their farms to cut production

    9 Apr 2020

    With the news that Muller have asked all their farms to CUT PRODUCTION by 3% immediately, including farms with aligned contracts, Maimie Sloan, our dairy nutritionist, adds some practical advice to the MMG suggestions to help dairy farmers in this situation: - Dry off suitable cows 1 – 2 weeks earlier than planned.- Cut concentrates but avoid this with breeding cows. Reduce the concentrates fe...

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  • Caustic soda shortage - Maxammon is an effective solution

    9 Apr 2020

      Call us to order your Maxammon treated grain or Maxammon treatment packs. Speak to your Harbro Dairy specialist or Shona Hay on 07970 710114.  

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