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Weekly Data

LUDF Weekly report

20-Apr-21

27-Apr-21

4-May-21

11-May-21

18-May-21

Farm grazing ha (available to milkers)

160

160

160

160

160

Dry Cows on farm / East blk /Jackies/other

2/0/0/0

3/0/0/0

3/0/0/0

3/0/0/0

7/0/0/0

Culls (Includes culls put down & empties)

0

75

0

35

0

Culls total to date

22

99

99

134

134

Deaths (Includes cows put down)

0

0

0

0

0

Deaths total to date

8

8

8

8

8

Calved Cows available (Peak Number 560…)

540

468

468

429

425

Treatment / Sick mob   total

0

3

3

2

2

Mastitis clinical treatment

1

0

1

1

0

Mastitis clinical YTD (tgt below 64 yr end)

42

42

43

44

44

Bulk milk SCC (tgt Avg below 150)

108

107

122

123

126

Milking twice a day into vat

467

0

401

370

371

Milking once a day into vat

71

0

67

57

54

Small herd

71

0

67

57

54

Main Herd

467

0

401

370

371

MS/cow/day (Actual kg / Cows into vat only)

1.50

1.51

1.50

1.50

1.38

Milk Protein/Fat ratio

0.80

0.80

0.80

0.82

0.81

Milk Fat %

5.94

6.12

6.21

6.00

6.10

Milk Protein %

4.76

4.87

4.97

5.10

5.00

MS/cow to date (total kgs / Peak Cows 560

463

471

481

488

497

MS/ha/day (total kgs / ha used

5.03

4.75

4.33

4.17

3.67

Herd Average Cond'n Score

0.00

0.00

0.00

4.50

0.00

Monitor group  LW kg WOW 281 early calvers

549

553

558

539

0

Soil Temp  Avg Aquaflex

12.8

11.3

9.6

11.0

10.0

Growth Rate (kgDM/ha/day)

56

0

37

39

26

Plate meter height - ave half-cms

14.2

0.0

13.0

12.2

11.4

Ave Pasture Cover  (x140 + 500)

2488

0

2317

2206

2097

Surplus/[defict] on feed wedge- tonnes

0

0

0

0

0

Pre Grazing cover (ave for week)

3311

3435

3200

3337

3039

Post Grazing cover (ave for week)

1550

1550

1550

1550

1550

Highest pregrazing cover

3386

3454

3340

3456

3254

Area grazed / day (ave for week)

4.23

4.39

4.38

4.26

6.00

Grazing Interval

38

36

37

38

27

Total area mowed YTD

273.5

273.5

273.5

273.5

273.5

Supplements fed to date kg per cow (555peak)

405.6

444.5

471.6

471.6

471.6

Supplements Made Kg DM / ha cumulative

342.6

342.6

342.6

342.6

342.6

Kgs N to Date (whole farm)

131

0

133

133

133

Rainfall   (mm)

18

11

3.6

0

11.6

Aquaflex topsoil relative to fill point target 60 - 80%

70-90

80-90

80-90

70-80

80-80