What is the HEAT technology?
AO-Biotics Amaferm is a prebiotic research-proven to enhance digestibility.
A proprietary blend of essential oils support animals when heat is a challenge.
Garlic helps to deter insects.
Ways to get HEAT in your herd
For your breeding program
VitaFerm® Concept•Aid® 5/S HEAT® with ClariFly®
Size: 50 lb. bag
For your whole herd
Tips for Combatting Summer Stressors
Progressive Cattleman: Tips for Growing Bulls During Summer HeatOil and water. Cats and dogs. Bull fertility and summer heat. All of these are things that don’t necessarily mesh. When it comes to reproductive performance of your herd, you work hard to make sure your cows are in an
A Guide to Reduce Heat Stress in Stocker OperationsAs cattle producers, when the temperature rises, you begin to feel the pressure of keeping the herd healthy and efficient. The warmer it gets outside, the more your herd runs the risk of decreased performance, increased sickness and ultimately economic
Making the Transition to Your Summertime MineralFor many spring-calving cow herds across the country, breeding season is just beginning. This means you will want to give your cows every advantage you can to get them bred and keep them bred, especially through the heat of the
Tips for Grazing Cattle on FescueAgriculturalists are the original stewards of the land. When they take care of the land, it in turn, takes care of them and the animals that graze it. Grass is the key component in any grazing operation, especially in the
Health and Nutrition are Keys to PreventionAn ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure. And for one progressive cattle producer, doing things the right way the first time is worth keeping his cow herd healthy and performing. The Boyd family has been raising registered
Fescue: Can’t Live With It, Can’t Live Without ItGrass is a key component in any grazing operation, especially in the summer. Tall fescue is the most widely adapted forage in the U.S. It is a persistent grass that is easy to establish, tolerant of a wide range of
4 Tips for Staying Profitable During the SummerChances are if you are a cow-calf producer, you are constantly looking for ways to stay profitable. With uncertainties in markets, environments and climate, there are several challenges that exist to getting a handle on your bottom line. However, following
Progressive Cattlemen: Longevity is Benefit of CommitmentLongevity. It seems like a term that doesn’t get used much anymore. Many things in the marketplace are “single-use” items, and products just aren’t made like they used to be. However, for one couple in the cattle business in southeast
The Real Impact of FliesGood things don’t always come in small packages. Take for instance, the fly. This little nuisance is known to cause at least $1.5 billion in losses to the cattle industry annually. Break that down, and it could be costing you,
“If they are grazing, they are gaining and if they are gaining, there is a payoff there. When cattle are laying in the shade or standing in the mud, they are not consuming forage and therefore they are not growing. We raise our own bulls and our own replacement heifers, so we like to see the cattle out grazing, out gaining weight, where they are more profitable than when they are under the shade. We run our bulls in a river bottom 200 yards from chicken houses, and since we started them on VitaFerm HEAT, they don’t have flies on them. The product is just amazing.”
- Vista Farms