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fortified-milk-guidelines
07
Dec

Fortified Milk Guidelines

What is fortified milk? Fortified milk is “the addition of calf milk replacer to whole milk”. This provides a high energy, high protein feed in a smaller volume than would otherwise be required to achieve a similar nutritional content if using whole milk or calf milk replacer alone. Why use fortified milk? High protein and...
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dairy-farmers-of-tomorrow
02
Dec

Supporting Australian school students and the dairy farmers of tomorrow.

MaxCare are proud to be the Major Supply Partner of the Cows Create Careers program. As part of this partnership, Cows Create Careers and MaxCare offered schools and students across Australia the exciting opportunity to produce a 60-second commercial promoting the Australian dairy industry and to explain why the brightest and the best students should...
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Cows-create-careers- winner-announced
27
Nov

Winner of Cows Create Careers Advert Challenge Announced

Thank you to all those who voted for their favourite Cows Create Careers advertisement. We are pleased to announce that the winner of the MaxCare advertisement competition, promoting MaxCare Premium is Cessnock High School (Official) !!! Well done to Cessnock High School and all those who entered. Here’s the winning advert!
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cows-create-careers
23
Nov

Burnie High School students are finalists in the MaxCare Cows Create Careers competition

Burnie High School agriculture students are finalists in a national competition and they need Coasters help to vote so they can win. The Cows Create Careers program involved all grade 8, 9 and 10 agriculture students raising calves and then creating advertisements for MaxCare to sell their milk. Burnie High School teacher Steph Prendergast said Dairy Australia told her...
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cows-milk
18
Nov

MaxCare explores 5 comments about feeding your calves cow’s milk instead of calf milk replacer.

MaxCare explores 5 commonly raised comments about feeding your calves cow’s milk instead of calf milk replacer. “I believe that whole milk is best for my calves.” Due to changes in feed rations and the focus on milk production, the composition of cow’s milk has changed in recent decades. The fat content has risen, and,...
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cow-create-careers-dairy-australia
11
Nov

Vote for your favourite Cows Create Careers Advert

MaxCare are proud to be the Major Supply Partner of the Cows Create Careers program. As part of this partnership, Cows Create Careers and MaxCare offered schools and students the exciting opportunity to produce an advertisement to promote MaxCare Premium Calf Milk Replacer. We now need your help in deciding which school will win the...
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Cows-create-careers- winner-announced
09
Nov

Winner of Cows Create Careers Video Challenge Announced

Thank you to all those who voted for their favourite Cows Create Careers video. We are pleased to announce that the winner of our 60-sec commercial challenge, promoting the Australian Dairy Industry is Northholm Grammar School!!! Well done to Northholm Grammar School and all those who entered. Here’s the winning commercial!
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growing-stronger-every-day
04
Nov

Growing stronger every day, more than just a tagline.

Proudly Australian made and owned, the MaxCare range of infant animal milk replacers continue to dominate the market since the brand’s inception in September 2014.  Growing stronger every day is more than just a tagline to the passionate MaxCare team; it’s a mantra which the team have lived by every day for the last 4...
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automatic-calf-feeders
29
Oct

The advantages of automatic calf feeders.

Dr Bob James, professor emeritus of Dairy Science and Virginia Tech University, discusses the advantages of automatic calf feeders. Dr James said smart calf-rearing systems with automatic feeders provided the opportunity to mimic nature. They also provided a raft of data to help manage and assess performance. He said he originally had some doubts about...
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