New cattle feed supplement has methane falling and optimism rising!

Source: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada Beef and dairy farmers around the world are looking for ways to reduce methane emissions from their herds to reduce...

Check moisture content regularly

Source: Manitoba Agriculture Food, and Rural Initiatives The moisture content of silages and haylages can vary tremendously and should be checked weekly. The amount of silage or...

Leading-edge feed technology optimizes soy protein benefits for dairy

Farm in Ile D'Orleans, Quebec. Advances such as Soy Pass MP show advantages to help dairy farms get higher energy and nutritional value out...

Comparative feed values for ruminants

Source: Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs Fact Sheet written by: T. Wright - Dairy Nutritionist/OMAFRA; R. Lackey - Feed Ingredients and By-Products...

Country Junction Feeds to acquire Federated Co-operatives Ltd. feed mill in Edmonton

Country Junction Feeds based in Western Canada has announced a major expansion of its operations with the agreement to acquire the Federated Co-operatives Ltd. (FCL)...

Optimizing feeding management of dairy cows

Source: 8 th Annual Dairy Info Day, University of Guelph, Trevor DeVries The problem is…  There is more than one ration found on every farm! ◦ There is the...

Relationship between feeding strategy, lying behavior patterns, and incidence of intramammary infection in dairy...

Source: Journal of Dairy Science T.J.DeVries*S.Dufour†D.T.Scholl† * Department of Animal and Poultry Science, University of Guelph, Kemptville Campus, 830 Prescott Street, Kemptville, Ontario, K0G 1J0,...

Nuscience feed technology leads the pace of innovation for global livestock production

Fast-rising adoption of Biotica across Canadian market mirrors worldwide MCFA trend Rocketing out of the starting blocks in pursuit of rising opportunities for innovative livestock...

Use of commodity ingredients for dairy cattle

Source:  PennState Extension Explore ingredient storage, nutrient composition and variability, and considerations for managing a commodity-based feeding system. Introduction Expanding herd sizes have allowed dairy producers to...

Transition feeding and ketosis

Source: Manitoba Agriculture Food, and Rural Initiatives Failure to provide a sound feeding transition program will affect both production and health. Problems during the transition period...