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Sheep

25th Jun 2020
urea poisoning

How to prevent urea poisoning

The energy that animals receive through feed is vital for maintenance processes like breathing, excretion and digestion, but also reproductive processes.
11th May 2020
energy in ruminant diets

The importance of energy in ruminant diets

The energy that animals receive through feed is vital for maintenance processes like breathing, excretion and digestion, but also reproductive processes.
7th May 2020
Pasture Master

Introducing Molatek’s new product: Pasture Master

Pasture Master is a new Molatek product which contains 12% natural protein and 11MJ/kg metabolisable energy, which is equivalent to 69% total digestible nutrients.
21st Apr 2020
preventing lamb deaths

Preventing lamb deaths with good management

Lambs are very vulnerable when they’re newborn, and here we look at preventing lamb deaths with good management and proper planning.
21st Apr 2020
feedlotting lambs

Achieve success feedlotting lambs

Finishing lambs can be a profitable operation, but it depends on how you manage your animals. Here we look at feedlotting lambs and which factors can help.
10th Mar 2020
Molatek save the sheep drought initiative

Molatek helps to save the sheep with drought relief

In January of this year we took part in providing the farming communities of the Northern Cape with drought relief as part of the Save the Sheep initiative.
12th Jul 2019
How to tell wool quality

Wool quality and the factors that affect it

Quality is determined by how uniform and defined the crimp of the wool is, as well as how soft the wool is to the touch, the amount of kemp (stiff fibers) that is found in the fleece, and the amount of coarse or coloured fibers.
8th Mar 2019
Importance-of-Nutrition-in-Rams

Importance of Ram Nutrition

Flush feeding is a management practice that should be put in place roughly three weeks before the mating season...
22nd Feb 2019
ewe nutrition for optimal production

Feeding ewes for optimal production and reproduction | Part 2

Flush feeding is a management practice that should be put in place roughly three weeks before the mating season...
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