When to include straw in livestock rations?

When to include straw in livestock rations?

Straw is one of the fodder that is best integrated into the feed of all types of livestock, and it can be used as an ingredient in an infinite number of circumstances, the most recommended being: When using maize silage as the main forage or when having maize silage...
How to recognise good straw?

How to recognise good straw?

To establish whether straw is of good quality or not, we can take into account hundreds of technical factors that determine the true quality of the fodder, for example: Detergent Neutral Fibre (NDF) Acid detergent fibre (ADF) Acid Detergent Lignin  (ADL) According to...
Which is the best straw for livestock?

Which is the best straw for livestock?

Straw provides many benefits when added to cattle feed. It is important, however, to include it in servings in a correct way and with adequate proportions. It should be, also, taken into account your livestock’s needs and the characteristics of the straw itself. Which...