Young stock

Schothorst Feed Research can also assess the effects of feeding strategy, concentrate feed composition and supply, and additives on different production data (weight, growth, feed intake, and water intake) of young stock. Schothorst Feed Research has 150 calves and heifers. The animals are housed in conditions such as those in practice in a renovated facility with resting boxes. From the age of fourteen days, the animals are kept in different age groups. The youngest animals receive milk from two automatic feeders.


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"All of this makes that the collaboration with Schothorst in the last 12 years for us has been very satisfactory"Suso Mendez, nutritionist Coren (Spain)
"It is especially regarding the energy evaluation, and especially for alternative rawmaterials that we acquire knowledge from Schothorst. Fiber fraction is probably the area where there is the greatest difference between Danish and Dutch feed evaluation."Hans Aae, Group R&D Director at DLG Group
"Commercial nutritionist need to have an independent, trustworthy and scientifically orientated technical partner. AFGRI Animal feeds have found this assurance in our technical partners at Schothorts Feed Research"Dr. Franscois Crots, Technical & Sales Director Monogastric Nutrition
"With SFR’s inputs, we increased the accuracy of feed ingredients energy and nutrients values"Dr. Paul Lu R&D director DaChan Greatwall Group