Farm Trials prove bolus value

Farm Trials prove bolus value

A submission today from our partners at Three Counties Feeds shows the true value of the data we are receiving from the farmBolus. In a typical Devon grazed herd milked twice per day it can be seen how the impact of group movements can cause milk yield losses. It also...

L’acidose ruminale chronique

Arnaud Nogues Etudiant à l’Esitpa, école d’ingénieurs en agriculture, Rouen. Actuellement, dans le cadre de mes études, j’effectue un stage de recherche et développement, au sein de l’entreprise anglaise eCow Ltd. Basé au Royal Agricultural University à Cirencester,...

Sub-Acute Ruminal Acidosis (SARA)

Introduction Ruminant animals are adapted to digest and metabolize mainly forage diets. However, growth rates and milk production are increased substantially when cows consume high-starch diets. One consequence of feeding excessive amount of concentrates with...
Biosecurity

Biosecurity

John Snow famously showed how cholera is spread by contaminated water and by taking the handle off the Broad Street pump in 1854 and stopped an outbreak in its tracks.  Nowadays we have the word biosecurity, meaning prevention of contamination by breaking the pathway...