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22.11.2017

Skip the weaning dip with the right calf pre-starter

Calf producers face a major hurdle when introducing milk-fed calves to their first solid feed diet. The challenge is the immature state of the young animals’ gastrointestinal (GI) system - and the risk of a weaning dip that brings growth to a temporary halt. Fortunately, by choosing the right pre-starter feed, it’s a risk producers can either reduce or avoid. 

HAMLET PROTEIN's Group nutritionist Christine Brøkner has written an article that elaborates on how to choose the right feed.

 

 

Read the full article here