The Riverina Nutrition team works daily to ensure the quality and consistency of our stock feeds.

With years of technical expertise, practical experience and local knowledge, our nutritionists carefully refine and routinely update our range of stock feeds to incorporate new research and findings and ensure you get the most out of your feed.

 

Find the right feed for you

Our specialist team provide quality nutritional advice on feedlotting and can assist with feeding, growth and management of your livestock and animals.

Plus, the team also share regular advice via our Knowledge Base and are also available to provide personalised solutions on your animal’s feeding program.

Our Team

Meet the Riverina Nutrition Team

Nutrition

Vanessa Thomas

Senior Nutritionist

Bachelor of Agricultural Science


07 3007 6888


Nutrition

Emma Mills

Nutritionist

Bachelor of Agriculture (Animal Production)


07 3007 6888


Nutrition

Amy Price

Nutritionist

Bachelor of Science (Animal Science and Animal Health)


07 3007 6888


Knowledge Base

Explore our Knowledge Base from our specialist nutrition team to stay up-to-date with valuable seasonal information

Beef

Beef Hoof Health: Prevention and Control Strategies

Hoof health management in cattle is essential in bettering the welfare of the animal, but also in reducing disease prevalence and economic losses.

Preparation of Led Steers for Show Season

The 2022 led steer show season is in full swing and many of you may be considering a feeding program for your show team.

The Importance of Breeder Supplementation in Winter

The goal of weaning is to produce a good calf that performs to its genetic potential and to keep the breeding herd in good condition.

Pasture Supplementation

We are in the midst of an excellent pasture growing season, a welcome reprieve after Australia's recent spate of droughts and fires.

Methane - Not Just Hot Air

Riverina's Nutrition Team has provided a guide to understanding where methane comes from and how farmers can reduce ruminant methane emissions.

Understanding PCAS

Riverina is proud to be able to support our customers certified under the Pasturefed Cattle Assurance System (PCAS).

Dairy

Beef Hoof Health: Prevention and Control Strategies

Hoof health management in cattle is essential in bettering the welfare of the animal, but also in reducing disease prevalence and economic losses.

Preparation of Led Steers for Show Season

The 2022 led steer show season is in full swing and many of you may be considering a feeding program for your show team.

Methane - Not Just Hot Air

Riverina's Nutrition Team has provided a guide to understanding where methane comes from and how farmers can reduce ruminant methane emissions.

Directions for Use of Liquid Pasture Supplements

Riverina Pasture Supplements are designed to be fed when there is an abundant supply of roughage available.

Heat Stress Management in Dairy Cattle

Heat stress in dairy cows is a challenge that dairy farmers face each year during the warmer months.

Herd your Breeders towards Healthy Gestation

Ensuring that your breeders have the right nutrients will help prevent reproductive issues.

Sheep

Beef Hoof Health: Prevention and Control Strategies

Hoof health management in cattle is essential in bettering the welfare of the animal, but also in reducing disease prevalence and economic losses.

Preparation of Led Steers for Show Season

The 2022 led steer show season is in full swing and many of you may be considering a feeding program for your show team.

Methane - Not Just Hot Air

Riverina's Nutrition Team has provided a guide to understanding where methane comes from and how farmers can reduce ruminant methane emissions.

Directions for Use of Liquid Pasture Supplements

Riverina Pasture Supplements are designed to be fed when there is an abundant supply of roughage available.

Our Top Products for Lambing Season

Lambing season is quickly approaching but there’s still plenty of time to ensure ewes are receiving all the nutrients they need.

Copper Toxicity in Sheep

Sheep are very efficient at absorbing Copper from their diet, however, the problem is that they do not excrete excess copper very well.

Pig

A General Guide To Pig Nutrition & Feeding

The optimal nutritional requirements of pigs change based on a variety of factors.

Feeding the Pregnant Sow

Feeding pregnant (gestating) sows is very important for future production.

Poultry

Free Range Layer Farming Challenges

The poultry industry has dramatically changed over the past few decades, with free-range egg farming becoming increasingly popular worldwide.

Boosting Egg Production Through Quality Nutrition

There are many questions for egg producers to consider at this time of year.

Why does yolk colour vary?

Consumers associate yolk colour with egg quality. Depending on the nutrition of the laying hen, yolk colour can vary from a very pale yellow to deep…

Horse

When is 'Big Head' a risk for horses?

'Nutritional Secondary Hyperparathyroidism' or more commonly, ‘Big Head’, is a disease caused by a calcium deficiency in horses.

Mare Nutrition Essentials

Foaling season can be exciting and stressful for many horse owners.

Need help with your animal & livestock dietary needs?

Explore our Knowledge Base below or contact our nutritionist specialists for specific advice.

 

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