Dairy

  • 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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  • DAIRY - Maximise cereals with Maxammon wholecrop

    16 Jul 2019

    Micky Callan runs a grass based, spring calving dairy herd of 450 cows in County Louth. Wheat and barley are whole cropped and treated with Maxammon and are fed as part of the TMR to all livestock, including cows, heifers and calves. Maxammon has become a vital component of the Callan’s buffer feeding strategy. Micky comments, “Since introducing Maxammon high dry matter wholecrop four years ag...

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  • DAIRY - Cowman's Tips - Autumn 2017

    9 Oct 2017

    Harbro Dairy Specialist, David McCarragher looks at planning ahead for the change in season. 

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  • DAIRY - Maxammon success in Norway

    9 Oct 2017

    TINE SA is Norway’s largest producer, exporter and distributor of dairy products with 11,400 members and 9,000 co-operative farms. Its aim is to provide consumers with food that provides a healthier and positive food experience. TINE is one of the oldest dairy co-operatives in Norway and is responsible for more than 90% of Norwegian milk.

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  • DAIRY - Milk Monitor Update - What is an efficient diet?

    9 Oct 2017

    When we think about improving efficiencies, the key areas that we are typically told to focus on are reducing our feed costs by using more forages and home grown feeds and buying in less concentrates to increase our margin over purchased feeds (MOPF). In reality however there is only one true measure of feed efficiency and that is money in minus money out: What are your monthly feeds cost and h...

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