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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...

Toxicity Alert

Posted by JonMeggison / 06/12/2017
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...

Position Available: Technical Sales Manager

Posted by JonMeggison / 26/09/2017
The Company: AusFarm Nutrition Products is a regional leader in the manufacture, marketing and sale of animal feed premixes. Mainly focusing on ruminant livestock, Wagga Wagga-based ANP, offers a full range of dry granular and liquid feed...

Winter Nutrition Recommendations 2017 - Sheep & Cattle

Posted by JonMeggison / 24/05/2017
Planning for lambing – and more A look at recommendations and options for improving sheep enterprise profitability with strategic nutrient supplementation and management advice. Dry Feed Supplementation: Stubbles and dry pasture still have some...

Maximising your Dry Feed and Stubble this Summer

Posted by JonMeggison / 28/12/2016
“Continued high prices for both cattle and sheep will determine feeding strategies for summer and autumn”, says Dr Paul Meggison, General Manager and Nutritionist for AusFarm Nutrition Products. Following one of the best seasons in recent history,...

Magnesium Alert 'Autumn 2016'

Posted by JonMeggison / 09/06/2016
Over recent years, various symptoms of magnesium deficiency in both sheep and cattle appear to have increased. This year seems to be no exception. Major reasons for the rising manifestation of magnesium deficiency are:- ➢ High potassium levels in...

Ewes and Lambs demand nutrition

Posted by JonMeggison / 24/05/2016
Mineral supply has, once again, become a focal point of ewe and lamb nutrition. The demand for major minerals such as magnesium, calcium, phosphorus and sulphur increases markedly in pregnant sheep as they approach lambing. This demand further...

Phalaris Staggers one downside to late spring rainfall

Posted by JonMeggison / 19/11/2015
The widespread rainfall that the eastern states have recently received has led to a higher level of toxicity in Phalaris, and subsequent incidences of Phalaris Staggers. According to a report in the Land newspaper ‘one farmer has lost 30% of his...