Technical Nutritional

The benefits of 6-carbon v 5-carbon

 6-carbon sugars5-carbon sugars
Sources Molasses grazed grass 5BP Wheat syrup
Fermentation co-product
Fermentation silage
Processed Feeds
Rumen digestion 84% < 50%
Improved fibre digestion Yes No
Increased microbial protein production +45% +28%
Stimulate rumen fungi Yes No

 - Sniffen & Tucker: Hoards Dairyman Sept 2011

 

The effects of adding a cane molasses based liquid feed to a TMR

 No liquid feed+Molasses based liquid feedThe effect
DMI (KG) 27.7 29.1 +1.4kg (+5%)
Milk Yield 41.2 43.1 +1.9lts (+4.6%)
Milk Fat (%) 3.81 3.92 +0.11 (+3%)
Milk protein (%) 3.36 3.35 No effect
Milk Fat Yield (g/d) 1550 1680 +130g (8.4%)
Milk protein Yield (g/d) 1360 1450 +90g (+6.6%)
Sorting   25% less 25% reduction
 

 - De Vries & Gill: Journal of Dairy Science 2012 

EDF Man Technical Data Sheets: 

 

For product data sheets please click the following links below

Beefmol
Caledonia Syrup
Economol
Glyco-Ale
Glycomol
Glycopro
Glycopro 44
Highland Blend
Molale
Molmax
Potblack
Prime 20
Prime 32
Prime 44
Regumaize 44
Regumaize 65
Regumix
Regupro 38
Regupro 50
Sheepmol
StiMOLator
Stockmol 20
Stockmol HE

For more technical information please click the following links below:

Effective Rations
Molasses powering the rumen
Vitamin & Mineral Pack
12 reasons to feed molasses blends