Benefits of Liquid Feeds

  • IBC FarmIdeal complement to grass, silage or straw diets
    • Contain highly digestible energy in form of high quality sugars
      • Sucrose and Lactose
    • Balance degradable protein in the grass-based diet
    • Better utilisation of forage dry matter
    • Ideal supplements to poorer quality forages

 

  • Increased nutrient density of diet
    • Essential for cows when intake is reduced at calving
    • Aids in minimisation of negative energy balance in early lactation
    • Provide additional energy in the finishing diet
    • Positive effects on animal health
    • Promote higher dry matter intakes

 

  • Promote an efficient and healthy rumen
    • Sugars are simplest form of energy available to stimulate the rumen
    • Increase microbial protein production which is essential for milk/meat production
    • Improve nitrogen utilisation
    • Promote more efficient fibre digestion

 

  • Benefits of Liquid FeedsTotal-Mixed-Ration (TMR) practical benefits
    • Ability to bind ingredients and prevent separation
    • Excellent carrier for essential minerals and vitamins
    • Increase palatability and reduce dust of rations
    • Reduce ration sorting and improve TMR structure
    • Improve utilisation of home grown forages and straights