Nowadays dry brewers` draff is widely used in the livestock rations of different farms. Most of animal specialists agree that using brewers` draff makes animal food cheaper.
At the same time, it helps to increase average milk yield. One of the pluses of the brewers` draff is that it`s rich in protein.
If the good feedstock is used and there are no problems with the drying cycle, brewers` draff contains about 26-27% of protein.
Brewers` draff (BD) is rich on nutrients and is considered to be one of the most valuable feed additives. Let`s talk about its main pluses:
Dry granulated brewers` draff may be used for regular feeding of milk cows. Most of the farms use automatic dispensers to feed their cows with granulated brewer`s draff. In fact, this ingredient is the production waste, appearing after filtration of the beer. Dry brewers` draff is feed additive with high level of protein – an important ingredient in the livestock ration. Meanwhile this ingredient may be used while preparation of various types of compound feeds.
Dry brewers` draff is a combination of seed husk, barley`s shells, that is rich in plant-based fiber.
Brewers` draff – is a product that is formed in the process of the production of the beer. It`s added to the animal`s food dry, fresh or ensiled.
Fresh additive is usually delivered from the nearest brewery once or twice per week. In summer, it may be spoiled faster – in several days. For the BD to preserve the useful product qualities, farmers storage it in the plastic containers.