Category: NIS Information
Understanding Fibre Measurements
A good description of the meaning and value of NDFd to an US dairy farmer.
NIS A Good Balancer For High Energy Silage
See how one farmer uses NIS to maximise the use of high quality homegrown forage, enabling him to reduce the cost of bought in protein & energy.
NIS Boosts Cow Health and Production; British Dairying Article
This article describes how one Welsh Farmer used NIS to make the most of his very good quality silage from harvest 2017.
Failing To Support Grazing Causes Butterfat Loss
DEFRA figures show the true cost of butter fat suppression in the dairy herd.
Grass And Silage, Maximising The Benefits Of Grazing
NIS is a particularly good buffer for lush grass because the NDF in NIS is ‘slow pool’ NDF and it is relatively palatable.
The Benefits Of NIS
British Dairying report highlighting increased yields leading to a 700 Euro uplift in milk solids per hectare.
The Rate Of NDF Digestion Is As Important As The Total Digestibility Of NDF
The work at Cornell University has also identified that understanding the RATE of NDF digestion is as important as the total digestibility of NDF.
Multi Cut Forage Systems. The Devil Is In The Detail!
Many farmers adopting this system encounter rumen health issues, resulting in loose dung, low butter fats and loss of BCS – and lost potential.
See What Our Customers Say About NIS
Roche’s Feeds in Ireland are harnessing the benefits of NIS in their ruminant feeds.