Dairy Farmer Drives Milk Yields by Feeding Fats to Herd

Worcester News - A dairy farmer in Herefordshire is driving milk yields by feeding fats to his herd. David Manning is feeding a combination of palmitic acid (C16), and protected fat to his 440 cow herd at New Cross Farm, Bromyard.

A number of expert speakers from around the world will be speaking at the seminar, which will focus on three key themes; nutrition, fertility and youngstock.

Prof Lock will be joined by some other leading ruminant nutrition experts including Michael Ballou of Texas Tech University and independent consultant, Ric Grummer, from the US, who will cover various nutritional topics, including transition cow management.

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