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Clamp

Attention to detail when opening clamp key to minimising feed waste

August 14, 2019

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…

George Bro's

Tackling feed waste and underutilisation next step in boosting margins

July 23, 2019

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…

Cow & Calf

Dry cow nutrition offers significant opportunities for cost savings

July 24, 2019

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 i…

July 23, 2019

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…

Ben Yates, Y-Farm Partnership

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

July 15, 2019

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. 

Mycosorb A+

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

June 17, 2019

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. Every business and individual has their role to play…

Optigen

Optigen® joins line-up of Alltech solutions certified by the Carbon Trust to reduce agriculture’s carb…

May 15, 2019

From precision nutrition that minimises waste to environmental analytical services, Alltech is helping producers lower their carbon footprint while increasing their profitability.

Dr David Davies, Silage Solutions

Clamp consolidation and sealing key part of the puzzle in cutting feed waste and improving margins…

May 02, 2019

With up to 25 percent of silage dry matter losses occurring during storage, farmers are being encouraged to focus on clamp consolidation and sealing to preserve better quality forage and reduce feed waste.

Maize

Managing maize mycotoxins to reduce feed waste starts in the field

April 05, 2019

Farmers are being encouraged to start managing the mycotoxin risk in maize crops at planting, in order to reduce feed waste further down the line.

Yea-Sacc

Yea-Sacc® from Alltech is certified by the Carbon Trust to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from dair…

March 04, 2019

Alltech continues its commitment to improving the health and performance of animals and protecting the environment through scientific innovation.