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Calves grow faster by feeding less liquid milk

There is nothing better for calves than milk. Young calves are perfectly adapted to utilising milk and produce excellent growth fed on liquid milk.

The temptation is to offer calves as much milk as they can […]

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Boosting calf energy and rumen development at the same time.

As calf rearers, our aim is to ensure our calves have sufficient energy to fuel their growth and immune system. Calves are no different from any baby animal in that they are very likely to […]

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Are dairy calves losing 3 weeks of rumen development by using a starter feed?

For years dairy farmers have used 2 tools to rear calves;

Liquid milk
Starter feed.

As calf rearers, our objective is to convert our monogastric new-born calves into ruminants as effectively as possible whilst promoting good calf growth […]

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Dairy farmer gains extra 9kg per calf at 76 days with Axcelera-C

Bruce Mackie ( @middletonofrora ), a progressive dairy farmer in Aberdeenshire has seen his accelerated calves gain an extra 9kg up to 71 days on Axcelera-C.

On average up to and beyond weaning, his Accelerated calves […]

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Dairy farmers invited to take the 40 Day Challenge – Advanced Weaning Program

Are you a progressive farmer looking to take the ’40 day challenge’? This is about using Axcelera-C in a new way to wean calves at 40 days, saving  time and money and producing high performing calves […]

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Dairy farmer no longer uses veterinary medicines since offering Axcelera-C to his calves

My calves are healthier, faster growing and are weaning 1 week earlier.

Allan Murray (High Langmuir Farm, Ayrshire) has been using Axcelera-C with his Holstein calves for 4 months. He has increased his herd size […]

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No more scouring in calves since using Axcelera-C

Calves eating Axcelera-C from 3 days of age, with no more cases of scours or respiratory challenges and a tangible improvement in health and vigour.

Calves are offered Axcelera-C ad lib from day 1 up to 150g/day.
Then […]

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Transformational increases in nursery-exit and slaughter weights and reductions in pre-weaning mortality

Axcelera-P continues to deliver significant step-changes in performance on farms around the world.

The latest Axcelera-P Overview summarise over 30 academic and commercial trials:

80% of trials show an improvement in pre-weaning mortality
77% show an improvement in […]

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Lancashire farmer weaning at 40 days with Axcelera-C

A progressive dairy farmer in Lancashire has been using Axcelera-C to accelerate his weaning from 70 days to 40 days. In addition to the increased throughput of calves through the system, they are seeing:

Reduction in […]

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Calves eating more feed earlier – increase in vigour and vitality

Calf rearing objective: Aiming to improve early feed intake and calf growth rates.
Dairy heifer calves fed in hutches, with Axcelera-C offered once calves are taking milk well at a few days old. Starting with a […]