Australian Agricultural Nutrition Consulting

Intensive and Pastoral Dairying / Dairy Product Supply Chains

1.) Animal sourcing, logistics & live exporting

  • Animal selection and procurement
  • Live exporting protocols and full logistics
  • Animals sourced from all states of Australia, Ireland or other countries, according to international export protocols
  • Supply of semen and embryos by arrangement

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2.) Nutritional Services

  • Ration formulation - maximum profit, lowest milk cost systems
  • Feed commodity selection, quality assurance, handling, processing & storage
  • Forage crop management advice
  • Silage production, storage and management and agronomic support service
  • Selection of feed mixing and handling equipment
  • Nutritional audits
  • Performance evaluation and computer simulation of performance, using NRC and CPM modeling programs
  • Gross margin analysis
  • Stockfeed mill least cost diet formulation and commodity purchasing advice
  • Feed process engineering - pellet manufacture, high moisture grains, feed sterilization
  • Specialist feed processing, including protein and lipid (fat) protection technologies targeting more health focused end products for consumers

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3.) Veterinary Management Services

  • Comprehensive health management advisory service
  • Advice on the sourcing and supply of veterinary pharmaceuticals, including vaccines, parasitides and approved feed additives, together with advice on their recommended usage and application
  • Biosecurity plan development & comprehensive implementation; in accordance with EU and relevant government veterinary regulatory authorities
  • Monitoring of herd health including epidemiological studies
  • Advice on best practice animal welfare strategies
  • Traceability systems

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4.) Project Management - Dairy Feedlots and Milk Factories

  • Dairy farm/feedlot design and construction advice
  • Compliance with local government and environmental regulations
  • Milk factories - design and construction advice; quality assurance
  • Feasibility Studies
  • Commissioning of new projects
  • Comprehensive economic analysis and investment advice, including financial modelling for investment and banking purposes.

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5.) Marketing and Supply Chain Management

  • Complete supply chain support services; including marketing and management advice and supply chain audits.  This includes analysis of product mix, margin mix analysis and maximum profit analysis.
  • Retail product value adding, traceability, packaging and marketing - to supermarket and hotel trades.


6.) Quality Management and Auditing Services

  • Dairy farms/feedlots, milk factories and value added milk products
  • Stockfeed mills
  • QA Manual / HACCP Plan / Traceability/ Biosecurity Plan development and auditing
  • Standard Operating Procedures and Work Instructions, Staff training and auditing
  • Plant hygiene standards and auditing
  • Storage and handling of chemicals
  • QA programs for companies seeking export approval for European Union, Australia or other countries


7.) Environmental Management Plans & Project Development Applications

  • Environmental management plans; site based management plans
  • Project development applications - in accordance with regulatory authority requirements
  • Site selection feasibility studies, soil type suitability, ground water impact assessment, receptor analysis, feed supply, market access, biosecurity provisions
  • Design of effluent and waste water management systems
  • Options for best practice utilisation and disposal of effluent, waste water and solid wastes
  • Soil profile, ground water and surface water nutrient monitoring