How a dairy farmer cut the use of soya bean meal in rations

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Farmers Weekly

Buckinghamshire dairy farmer Richard West has reduced the amount of soya bean meal fed to his herd by two-thirds. Historically, soya bean meal was the main source of protein in Mr West’s cow diet, alongside rape and wheat distillers grain from the Vivergo bioethanol plant. After the closure of the plant a year ago, higher […]

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