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Energy Key to Lambing Success

Posted by JonMeggison / 25/03/2021
Ewes bearing multiple lambs are the champions of your flock and should be treated as such. The requirements for energy, protein, major minerals, vitamins and trace elements pre- and post-lambing far outweigh their single carrying sisters. To further...

Ewe Management, a fundamental consideration of Lambing

Posted by JonMeggison / 18/03/2021
The nutritional management of ewes is a key driver of profitability in prime lamb or wool enterprises. Scanning percentages of 110-150% can quickly fall to 70-100% at marking with the majority of ewe and lamb losses being attributed to poor ewe...

Give lambs the best start with StockMins-EweLamLac

Posted by JonMeggison / 22/02/2021
The profitability of high performance sheep production systems depends on targeting those management practices that are cost effective and will improve lamb survival. Poor survival of newborn lambs is a major source of lost productivity in breeding...

Bloat Management with AusFarm Nutrition Products

Posted by JonMeggison / 14/04/2020
Bloat is one of the major threats to livestock production and welfare in the Riverina Murray region that largely goes undisclosed. Frothy Bloat, the most commonly found, is primarily a result of a combination of two factors:- ➢ The consumption of...

Making the most of Lambing

Posted by JonMeggison / 31/03/2020
As we slowly emerge from a very challenging spring and summer into a winter that brings a little more hope, there are still opportunities. Lamb prices have consistently hit record highs and sheep prices are very buoyant; what effect this has on the...

AusFarm Nutrition Product - Covid-19 crisis

Posted by JonMeggison / 26/03/2020
Many farmers and distributors alike have asked if they will have security of supply of ANP products during this crisis period. We share their and your concerns and I have taken the following measures to add confidence to your business. Our Status...

Toxicity Alert

Posted by JonMeggison / 19/02/2020
Hairy Panic, Heliotrope, Goosefoot and Summer Weeds Summary: - Recent rain on bare, dry or harvested paddocks is a haven for summer and weeds. - Hairy Panic, Heliotrope and Goosefoot and other weeds will become prevalent due to moist soils and last...

Rickets afflicting lambs grazing on cereals

Posted by JonMeggison / 21/10/2019
AusFarm Nutrition Products has recently seen evidence of rickets-like symptoms in lambs, ewes and stud rams on grazing crops and pasture. Rickets, broadly, is a form of calcium deficiency showing as weak and bent limbs. Calcium deficiency can arise...

Lambing Trial - StockMins - EweLamLac HE vs Causmag, Lime, and Salt

Posted by JonMeggison / 03/04/2018
A trial was conducted comparing the effects of Causemag, Lime and Salt vs StockMins- EweLamLac HE on Ewe Condition Score, Ewe and Lamb Body Weight by Anthony Shepherd from Sheep Matters, Cootamundra NSW. The results of the trial have been summarised...

High Performance, HiPro and Dry feed

Posted by JonMeggison / 06/12/2017
Summer is here and that means PROTEIN supplementation is back on the menu at AusFarm Nutrition Products. With pastures drying off and cereal crops harvested followed by rain, graziers are usually left with low protein, stubbles and roughages to get...