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Feed & Forage Testing

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Eurofins Agro supports dairy, pig, beef and poultry farmers through the provision of analytical testing for forages, hay and other feedstuffs.  This service enables livestock farmers to optimise animal rations, improving yield whilst keeping costs low.  

Feed

Understanding the precise composition of feedstuffs is vital information for feed suppliers, farmers and agricultural consultants alike.  Eurofins Agro provides rigorous laboratory testing services to supply this critical insight.

Code Package Parameters
PUD2Y Minerals for Feedstuffs Ca, Mg, P, K, Na, Cu, Fe, Zn, Mn, S by ICP
PUD1S Minerals for Feedstuffs including Chloride Ca, Mg, P, K, Na, Cu, Fe, Zn, Mn, S by ICP, Cl
PUD3F Hay for Livestock Dry Matter, Protein, MAD Fibre, D Value, DCP and Energy
PUD22 Compound Metabolisable Energy (ME) for Ruminants Wet Chemistry Regulation Procedures for Protein, Oil, Ash & Energy
PUD23 Compound Metabolisable Energy (ME) for Pigs Wet Chemistry Regulation Procedures for Protein, Oil, Ash & Energy
PUD24 Compound Metabolisable Energy (ME) for Poultry Wet Chemistry Regulation Procedures for Protein, Oil, Ash & Energy

Forage

Eurofins Agro offers analytical testing for a range of forages using Near-Infrared Spectroscopy (NIRS).  This service particularly aimed at supporting those working on dairy farms or with equine animals.  We are an active member of the Forage Analytical Assurance Group (FAA), which works to provide quality assurance for wet silage testing  in the UK. 

Code Package Parameters
PUD1Q Grass Silage for Livestock by NIR (FAA) Dry Matter, Protein, Energy, Fermentation Characteristics
PUD1V Whole Crop Silage for Livestock by NIR (FAA) Dry Matter, Protein, Energy, Fermentation Characteristics
PUD1R Maize Silage for Livestock by NIR (FAA) Dry Matter, Protein, Energy, Fermentation Characteristics
PUD1U Haylage for Horse Feed by NIR  Dry Matter, Protein, Energy, Fermentation Characteristics

We are also pleased to offer testing by NIR of dried silages.  

Contact

Please contact us for more details.  As well as the packages listed above, we are happy to help create a bespoke set of tests to meet your individual requirements.  

  • sales@eurofins.co.uk
  • 0845 604 6740