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When do your calves really start eating solid feed?

Dairy farmers around the world tell us the same thing – Their calves routinely only start to eat solid feed from 2-3 weeks of age. This is not a reflection on the starter feed (calves […]

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Increasing liquid consumption above approximately 650-700 g of solids per day will delay initiation of calf starter intake and will delay onset of rumen development

There is nothing better for calf development than feeding milk. It provides the best blend of protein, fat and available energy for the neonatal digestive system.

A key priority to developing lifetime performance in calves is […]

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Bunk-breaking with Axcelera-C

Newly-grouped and weaned beef or dairy calves face a challenge of transitioning smoothly.

Grouping calves for the first time is a stressful event:

Poor or zero feed intakes for days
The absence of milk in newly-weaned beef calves
Social […]

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Accelerated Calf Development – American Dairymen Magazine

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By Maura Keller
For most dairy farmers and ranchers, accelerating calf growth and development, efficiently and effectively is top of mind.  Here’s why: Accelerated calves grow faster up to weaning and beyond. And having […]

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Calf health and performance boosted with new feeding system at Bridgwater & Taunton College, Somerset, UK

A new way of feeding dairy calves has delivered improved health and growth results at the Cannington campus Rodway Farm – Somerset.
George Jones, Velcourt farm manager explained, “We have been using Axcelera-C on our calf […]

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Video: How to use Axcelera-C – A farmers’ perspective

Farmers describe how they use Axcelera-C:

1. Week 1-3

Offering Axcelera-C at suckling height from day 4
Replace starter feed with Axcelera-C
Offer fresh every day

2. Week 4 to weaning

Blend Axcelera-C with starter feed @ 15-20%
Wean when calves eat 1.5kg […]

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See what dairy farmers are saying about Axcelera-C


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Farmer saves money on bypass fats – and boosts cow performance

Dairy Farmer magazine visited a farmer using OptiPartum-C in his ration – who wanted to achieve ‘the same performance for less money’.

Farmers add OptiPartum-C to their ration, by replacing 50% of the bypass fat. It […]

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Calves transformed by Axcelera-C on 120,000 calf ranch – USA

Jerry Braun, manager of the Tuls calf ranch (New Mexico – USA) explained, “Since using Axcelera-C I have seen 5 main benefits.

1. Reduction in weaning age by up to 10 days, based on a dry matter […]

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Calves eating and cudding at 5 days – Accelerated rumen development

For decades we have been waiting 2-3 weeks for calves to eat a starter feed in significant quantities to stimulate rumen development.
Progressive dairy farmers are now using Axcelera-C to accelerate rumen development from 5 days.

The […]