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Barley is being fed through the shed at between 0.5kgDM/cow/day and 1kgDM/cow/day depending on the daily demand and supply from pasture.

Planned intake data for the milking cows for the coming week.

**The figures used are based on energy calculations page 8 and 9 Dairy NZ Facts and Figures

SDF winter summary

Total Energy Intake Required         = 213MjME / 12.3MjME feed/total diet

                                                                        = 18KgDM/cow/day down the throat 






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