How do different silage types affect milk production?
Silage is a staple of the dairy farming world. But in terms of milk production, how do you get the most bang for your buck from your fermented fodder? Let’s take a look into the science of silage.
10 top dairy farmers to follow on Twitter
We've rounded up the best of the best when it comes to dairy farmers on Twitter, make sure you're following to keep up with all the latest in the dairy industry!
#MegaFertility - The Cost of Fertility
Over the next 3 months, the #MegaFertility campaign will be sharing the opinions of dairy experts from across the industry to raise awareness of some of the issues around dairy cow fertility. Enjoy the 4th guest article, in the form of a vlog.
#MegaFertility - The Importance of Herd Genetics
Getting the foundation of high fertility genetics into the herd will greatly assist in keeping on top of improved pregnancy rates - advice from Marco Winters, Head of Animal Genetics AHDB
#MegaFertility - Dairy Production and Herd Health
Cows are at their most productive when they are healthy and happy. Yet milk production itself can have a negative impact on fertility rates. It’s something of a catch 22, but correct nutrition holds the key to success.
#MegaFertility - A Dairy Farmer's Story
Over the next 3 months, the #MegaFertility campaign will be sharing the opinions of dairy experts from across the industry to raise awareness of some of the issues around dairy cow fertility. Enjoy the first guest article.
The best agriculture events of 2019
Staying ahead of the curve in agriculture requires keeping your finger on the pulse. Or you could just attend some of these events instead. Here are the best agricultural events of 2019.
Turning out nutritional advice
Turnout isn’t as simple as flinging open the doors to your winter housing and watching as your cows bound towards the fields. Ensuring your herd remains happy, healthy and productive requires careful nutritional planning. Here are some tips.
What's new for dairy farmers in 2019?
What does 2019 have in store for dairy farmers? How should you be preparing for the year ahead? With selective dry cow therapy, dairy automation and Brexit on the agenda, we ask two dairy farming experts for their views.
Volac Wilmar presented new rumen-protected fat at EuroTier 2018
Mega-Max is the first rumen-protected fat for the whole lactation period.
Volac Wilmar presents new rumen-protected fat at EuroTier 2018
Volac Wilmar are proud to present Mega-Max; a multi-purpose fat supplement for dairy cows and other ruminants targeted to improve milk yield, milk fat, fertility and body condition score throughout lactation.
Volac Wilmar Feed Ingredients launch Mega-Max
Announcement for a new product in the Megalac fat supplement range.