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Increased silage spoilage risk from field aftermaths in the uk

Increased silage spoilage risk from field aftermaths in the uk UK dairy farmers are advised to remove aftermath from silage fields or run the risk of significant aerobic spoilage in the conserved forage they make this year. “Once again the UK winter has been extremely mild and grass has just kept growing,” says forage consultant […]

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Alltech 2015 harvest analysis: test before feeding cattle

Alltech 2015 harvest analysis: test before feeding cattle Inconsistent weather patterns this past summer wreaked havoc on the 2015 North America crop, producing irregularities in plant growth and now putting dairy and beef cattle at high risk for mycotoxin exposure, according to Alltech’s North America Harvest Analysis. The annual study surveyed 116 North American corn […]

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Uk vets urged to be alert to growing mycotoxin threat to cattle health

Uk vets urged to be alert to growing mycotoxin threat to cattle health UK cattle producers need to plan for an on-going struggle with feed-borne mycotoxins, but vets are well placed to help farmers understand and mitigate the negative impact on animal health. Speaking to cattle vets in the UK earlier this month at a […]

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Alltech 2015 european harvest analysis confirms swine and poultry feed at risk from mycotoxins

Alltech 2015 european harvest analysis confirms swine and poultry feed at risk from mycotoxins From warm to dry to wet, the variations in spring weather conditions across Europe had a prevalent impact on the 2015 European crop, producing irregularities in plant growth and now putting poultry and swine at risk for mycotoxin exposure, according to […]

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