Q. What are the inclusion rates for Chocolate Feed and Candymeal in a ration?
A. 2-6 lbs/cow/day
Q. We have tried feeding chocolate before, and it was so inconsistent, How do we know that won’t be an issue again?
A. Our product is ground with a hammermill and tested weekly to ensure a quality standardized product is delivered to your farm each time.
Q. Can we store your product in a feed bin?
A. You can store Candymeal in a bin. This is a starchier based product allowing it to be flowable in a bin. Chocolate feed is flat storage only due to a higher concentration of chocolate resulting in higher fat content therefore a sticker product.
Q. Does Graybill deliver the product? What are our trucking options?
A. Graybill Processing LLC does offer some freight solutions. We have access to walking floor/belt trailers, dump, and auger trucks to suit your freight needs.
Q. How can we use Chocolate Feed or Candymeal in a ration?
A. Our products are commonly used as a corn or cottonseed replacement. They provide a source of fat and energy in the ration.
Q. Is there a milk response?
A. Each herd sees variable results when they begin feeding Chocolate Feed or Candymeal. Common results include an increase in components, flat milk production, or a reduction in purchased feed costs.
Q. What is the ‘shelf life’ of Chocolate Feed and Candymeal? How long can we store it?
A. We see common shelf life of over 2 months.