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Manage your herd feed requirements and your budget with the feed budgeting tool.

Feed Budgeting tool

Having a feed budget is essential to making the best decisions around managing your feed requirements throughout the season.

This feed budgeting tool helps farmers look at feed supply and feed demand over a 3, 6, 9 or 12 month period to assist with making good tactical decisions around feeding cows.

Download Dairy Australia's Feed Budgeting tool directly onto your PC's desktop.

Note: It is recommended that you open the spreadsheet on your desktop computer (compatible with Windows and Apple). This tool is supported by the following versions of Excel: Windows - 2010 (v14), 2013 (v15) and 2016 (v16). Apple - 2011 (v14) and 2016 (v15). Mobile devices, including tablets (eg: iPads) and smartphones, may not be fully compatible.

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