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InTouch and UNIFORM-Agri collaborate to drive even greater dairy farm efficiency

InTouch, the award-winning feed management platform, and Uniform-Agri, one of the world’s leading herd management software providers, are pleased to announce an exciting new data sharing collaboration, empowering dairy farmers with cutting…

Attention to detail when opening clamp key to minimising feed waste

Farmers are being encouraged to pay close attention to detail when opening the clamp to minimise feed waste, maximise cow performance and bolster the bottom line. James Brough, Ireland and UK general manager for KEENAN, explains that feed…

Tackling feed waste and underutilisation next step in boosting margins

Achieving optimum efficiency and profitability has long been the priority for Welsh dairy business JWC George & Sons. And, with feed accounting for over one third of their total production costs, the potential for feed waste and…

Dry cow nutrition offers significant opportunities for cost savings

Taking steps to improve dry cow nutrition can significantly reduce incidences of metabolic disease within the herd, improving overall efficiency and profitability. 

Carbon Trust validate the KEENAN green machine as the first environmentally sustainable diet feeder in the world…

Irish-based machinery brand, KEENAN, has been certified by the Carbon Trust as a more sustainable diet feeder, proven to reduce methane emissions on-farm. As a company, KEENAN has long been synonymous with engineering cutting-edge diet…

Identifying critical control points to slash physical feed waste and under utilisation

With feed the single biggest variable cost, Somerset dairy farm manager Ben Yates has partnered with Alltech to understand where feed losses are occurring and the financial opportunity behind these losses. Dairy Farmer reports. 

Take the heat out of production

It seems timely writing a blog about heat stress exactly one week from the summer solstice.

Mycosorb A+® latest Alltech solution to be certified by the Carbon Trust

Against a backdrop of diminishing natural resources, a changing climate and a growing population, sustainability is quickly becoming a non-negotiable for businesses and for agriculture.