Titan for Animals/Livestock

How Seaweed Can Help Pork Producers Overcome the Dangers of Heat Stress in Pigs

 

With temperatures exceeding 40° C across the European Union, there is a serious threat not only to people but to livestock throughout the continent. We’re also seeing heatwaves hit close to home. In July, Charlie McConalogue, the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, had clear advice for farmers across Ireland: take the extra steps […]

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Can Seaweed for Horses Help Irish Breeders Gain More Renown?

 

If you follow horse racing, you know that Irish thoroughbreds are renowned the world over. Our limestone-rich lowland soil provides breeds of all sizes or disciplines with the calcium necessary to build strong bones for sturdy animals. Horses that spend their days galloping to outpace the fastest equines on the planet need a calcium-rich diet […]

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Why You Need the Polysaccharides from Seaweed in Your Animal Feed

 

Is Ireland and the EU about to enter a food security crisis? It’s possible. Charlie McConalogue, the Minister for Agriculture, wants to monitor the supply chain and has encouraged Irish farmers throughout the countryside to plant wheat, barley and other grains on their land. This news indicates that farmers might be struggling further to obtain […]

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Our 2021 Seaweed Insights Can Help Irish Farmers Enhance Feed Quality

 

Staying true to farming traditions while keeping family farms and large-scale operations viable is a tricky prospect. The world is changing, and it’s important for Irish producers to adapt practices that protect their livelihoods and amplify their profits. If farmers are going to effectively walk that tightrope, they’ll need to explore innovations in animal science […]

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How Kelp Meal for Chickens Produces Stunning & Nutritious Eggs

 

All over Ireland, people are eating more eggs. Last year, 705 million eggs were sold nationwide, up from 656 million the previous year. More than just fulfilling a cornerstone of the full Irish breakfast, eggs are proving to be a quick meal for working folks or a pre-workout boost for sporty types. Yet no matter […]

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How to Overcome Heat Stress in Dairy Cows During Irish Heatwaves

 

To say it is awfully warm this summer is an understatement. The sweltering heat and dangerous temperatures in July pushed a nationwide Status Yellow warning, with six counties (Cavan, Monaghan, south Leitrim, Roscommon, Longford, and Westmeath) meriting a Status Orange warning with temperatures exceeding 30⁰C. Bad for anyone, but particularly bad for dairy farmers, who […]

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