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Fodder shrubs deliver dairy success

Reaping rewards
  • Fodder shrubs deliver dairy success
  • A cut above the rest
  • Reaping rewards
  • Going to seed
  • Seeding the idea
  • Milking the success of shrubs
  • Building confidence
  • Adding value
  • Increasing incomes
  • Expanding horizons

Reaping rewards

Feeding at least six kilos of fresh foliage each day can increase cow milk production by a litre a day. Unlike grasses, the fodder shrubs retain high protein levels in the dry season, maintaining feed quality and enabling farmers to benefit from higher prices for fresh milk during the dry months.

 

 

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