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22-06-2017 | Grow more protein
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Growing and feeding high protein forage crops, such as brassicas, can make livestock production more profitable and sustainable, according to ForFarmers’ Mel Digger. “Many crops offer more than 15% crude protein...

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22-06-2017 | C16 product can boost butterfats
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ForFarmers has launched a C16 fat product to help improve low butterfats, following successful trial work at the company’s nutrition and innovation centre, based near Lochem in the Netherlands. MilkPower FF160 was trialled against other...

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14-06-2017 | Coping with heat stress
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Heat stress has the potential to negatively impact the performance of every member of your herd from day old calves to high yielding milkers. Understanding the causes and consequences of heat stress is vital to help combat reduced performance. Click...

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16-05-2017 | ForFarmers taking proactive steps to ensure the responsible use of antibiotics.
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ForFarmers are now able to provide their customers with the information they require to upload in feed medication into their electronic medicine book (eMB) for pigs database; an industry led initiative to support farmers record on farm...

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11-05-2017 | ForFarmers first quarter 2017 Trading Update
Today, 11th of May, ForFarmers has published first quarter 2017 Trading Update of ForFarmers N.V.

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03-05-2017 | Open swards reduce productivity
Overseeding with the most suitable mixtures is good practice to both maintain and improve the physical and nutritional quality of medium and long-term swards. So says ForFarmers’ seeds product manager Mel...

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26-04-2017 | Resolutions General Meeting of Shareholders 26 April 2017
​​During the General Meeting of Shareholders of ForFarmers N.V., which was held in Laren (Gld) on Wednesday 26 April 2017, the shareholders have adopted the annual accounts over the 2016 financial year and have approved the appropriation of...

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10-04-2017 | TOPGRASS demonstration day
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Farmers in the Northallerton area are invited to attend a TOPGRASS demonstration day on Thursday 27th April 2017 where they can view different grass variety plots. Different seed mixtures of the latest grass varieties have been grown courtesy...

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04-04-2017 | Can you improve silage quality?
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Every additional 1,000 litres of milk obtained from forage can reduce production costs by as much as two pence per litre. With the grass silage harvest just around the corner, now is the time to assess your grass silage strategy. Click...

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03-04-2017 | Youngstock Rearing Meeting - Ayrshire
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Dairy farmers in Ayrshire and the surrounding areas are invited to attend the ForFarmers ‘Profitable Youngstock Rearing’ calf meeting. The event, which takes place at Catrine House Coffee Shop, Mauchline on Thursday 13th April...

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