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Reducing residue risks when feeding sugar cane products


During drought, livestock producers may consider feeding materials not normally used as stockfeed. Frost-damaged sugar cane and cane tops are examples of these products. If you are considering using sugar cane products as a stockfeed, take precautions to ensure that this use does not result in your livestock developing unacceptable chemical residues.

This Primefact discusses:

  • minimising the risks
  • vendor declaration
  • residue risks
  • residue testing


Primefact 317

Published: 01 Jan 2007