X-Zelit UK Farm trials non problem herds

X-Zelit UK Farm trials non problem herds

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    X-Zelit UK Farm trials non problem herds
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    X-Zelit UK Farm trials non problem herds
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    • 1. A new experiment was done to test effect of X-Zelit® on non-problem herds Every second dry cow was treated with X-Zelit® and every second cow was control object X-Zelit® Control (Number of cows) (Number of cows)1st Lactation 84 1032nd Lactation 74 663rd Lactation 55 48Total 213 217 Making Milk Fever History
    • 2. Effects of X-Zelit® supplementation on milk yield X-Zelit® Control Difference (kg ECM) (kg ECM) (Kg ECM)1st Lact. 30.1 29.8 + 0.32nd Lact. 40.6 39.4 + 1.23rd lact. 41.0 39.7 + 1.3 36.0±0.29 s 35.0±0.29 sAverage values during the first 100 days in milk Summary of trials on commercial dairy farms supplementing X-Zelit at 0.5 kgs head/day Making Milk Fever History
    • 3. Effects of X-Zelit® supplementation on Somatic Cell Counts (SCC) X-Zelit® Control Dif. Geometric mean Geometric mean (SCC x 1000) (SCC x 1000)1st Lact. 52 52 -02nd Lact. 64 70 -8%3rd lact. 94 113 -17 % No overall difference was found between groups, but a tendency for lower cell count in X-Zelit group was found for multiparous cows (P
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