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calf-feeding-regimes-need-to-change
26
Sep

Feeding regimes need to change according to Dr Bob James.

Recently at the Dairy Research Foundation’s 2018 Symposium. Dr James called for farmers to completely rethink their approach to feeding calves. He challenged them to think about what they fed, how much they fed, how often they fed it and how they assessed the success of their calf-feeding systems. Dr James said he wanted farmers...
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young-animal-nutrition
13
Sep

An in-depth discussion with Dr Ian Sawyer about young animal nutrition

At MaxCare we are dedicated to animal nutrition however, we realise we only have a certain capacity within our own team. We rely heavily on external advice and we have the utmost respect for the team at Feedworks, specifically, Dr Ian Sawyer for his knowledge in the ruminant nutrition field. Dr Ian Sawyer has been an...
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maxcare-new-zealand
05
Sep

Introducing our newest team member – Philip Spies

With our expansion the MaxCare range of calf milk replacers into the New Zealand market our MaxCare team has grown again. We’re pleased to introduce our newest team member, Philip Spies who will be looking after MaxCare sales in New Zealand. Philip will be responsible for selling our full range of milk replacers across the North...
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calf-rearing
31
Aug

Top calf rearing tips according to Dr Bob James

Our Sales Manager, Rocket was lucky enough to catch up with Dr Bob James whilst he was in Sydney for this year’s Dairy Research Symposium. Dr. Robert “Bob” James is an industry leading expert on calf feeding and management. He is a professor emeritus of Dairy Science at Virginia Tech University, and has a calf and...
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maxcare-new-zealand
29
Aug

MaxCare launches into the New Zealand market.

We’re excited to announce that our range of milk replacers are now available in New Zealand, exclusively through PGG Wrightson who have over 90 stores across the North and South Island. Being the leading provider to the agricultural sector, PGG Wrightson offer a wide range of products, services and solutions to growers, farmers and processors...
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cows-create-careers-program
07
Aug

Cows Create Careers Program

MaxCare – Supporting the Australian Dairy Industry. MaxCare are proud to be the Major Supply partner of the Cows Create Careers program. This program helps to provide practical, insightful dairy industry education and career opportunities to secondary school students across Australia. The Cows Create Careers program was started by the Strzelecki Lions Club in Gippsland, Victoria...
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maxcare-lamb-kid-milk-replacer
05
Jun

MaxCare Lamb & Kid – perfect for piglets, foals, and fawns

Did you know that our MaxCare Lamb & Kid Milk Replacer is also suitable for other young animals like piglets, fawns, foals, crias, and pups! With 25% protein and 27% fat, it’s the perfect milk replacer for important growth and development. To help make mixing easy, we’ve put together the correct mixing rates for these young animals...
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maxcare-calf-milk-replacer
29
May

Why use MaxCare Calf Milk Replacer?

A calf’s health and well-being within its first year of life is crucial for its ongoing development and growth. Without proper nutrition calves can suffer from reduced immunity, higher susceptibility to disease and impaired potential Growth. Calf Milk Replacer (CMR) is a practical nutritional feeding option that can help ensure the best growth and development...
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maxcare-dairy-industry
29
Jul

MaxCare milk replacers – developed for the Australian dairy industry

Proudly Australian made and owned, Maxum Foods’ MaxCare range of infant animal milk replacement products were developed specifically for the Australian dairy industry, using high quality ingredients to provide the best results for farmers and their animals. “We have always looked to exceed the market’s expectations in all that we do and we have been overwhelmed by the support...
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