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WEBINAR - understanding feed test results for livestock performance
Join us for our first webinar of 2018, where we will be joined by ruminant nutrition researcher with NSW DPI John Piltz. John will discuss ...

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WEBINAR - understanding feed test results for livestock performance

Join us for our first webinar of 2018, where we will be joined by ruminant nutrition researcher with NSW DPI John Piltz. John will discuss why feed testing is important, and how to easily understand what feed test results mean for your livestock. ...

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