How do you introduce solid food to the high fed milk calf? Our latest technical bulletin covers all you need to know about weaning the high fed milk calf. Download today.
Feeding calves high volumes of milk helps them to achieve their early growth potential – and this is beneficial to their lifetime milk production. Calves fed more milk will not be driven by hunger to eat solid feed, since their hunger will be satisfied by the milk, and consequently may eat less starter. But high milk fed calves can be encouraged to eat solid feed by implementing management strategies, balancing the intake of nutrients from both milk and solid feed.
Our latest technical bulletin covers:
- The role of solid feed
- Social housing