Feed and Nutrition

Growing Feed for the Herd

Information on the agronomic practices recommended to optimise the quality and yield of several common species of pastures and forage crops is outlined in this section.

Feeding the Herd

An overview of the key considerations to take into account when feeding the herd, how to maximise home-grown feed and how to profitably feed supplements.

Feedbase Research

A summary of some of the key feedbase research projects Dairy Australia is investing in, including Dairy Feedbase, C4Milk and Dairy HIGH.

Imported Feeds

An overview of some of the feed supplements bought in on dairy farms, including silag…

Feeding Systems

The gateway to more information on the three main feeding systems used by dairy farmers across Australia – pasture-based, partial mixed ration and total mixed ration.

Extension, Learning Opportunities and Tools in Feedbase and Nutrition

The gateway to further information on extension, learning opportunities and tools in feedbase and nutrition provided by Dairy Australia.

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