PROFIT COMPARISON CALCULATOR
Number of cows joined
Under 2 years old?
Cow weight 30 days prior to joining
% Calves born in 1st 3 weeks of calving
NOTE: MLA states that the number of calves born in the 1st 3 weeks is ideally between 65 to 70%. However, the national average is lower than this.
Without Multimin
Calves
With Multimin
Calves
% Calves born later
Without Multimin
Head
With Multimin
Head
Cows not pregnant
%
Without Multimin
Head
With Multimin
Head
Average birthweight
Estimated daily weight gain to weaning
Age at weaning
Price/kg at weaner sale
Proposed increase in fertility with Multimin program (%) NOTE: Conservative estimates using Australian and published results indicate that Multimin can increase fertility between 5 and 9%1,2.
Price you pay for a pack of Multimin
mL
Multimin dose rate and dose required
mL
Multimin required and cost per head
mLs
/head
Total calf weight at weaning
Without Multimin
kg
With Multimin
kg
Weaner value at proposed sale time
Without Multimin
With Multimin
Potential increase in value of your weaner herd at sale time:
Estimated additional profit from every $1 invested in a Multimin program:
References
1. Mundell et al (2012), PAS, 28:82-88
2. Virbac trial protocol no. 578-15