Cost Comparison Whole Milk Vs Milk Replacer
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|Dry matter fed/day||Cost per tonne milk replacer||Price per litre of whole milk||Cost of feeding milk replacer/day||Cost of feeding whole milk/day (6l/day)||Saving using milk replacer to 56 days|
|600 g/day||£2,500||46 p/l||£1.50||£2.76||£70.56|
|650 g/day||£2,500||46 p/l||£1.65||£2.76||£62.16|
|700 g/day||£2,500||46 p/l||£1.75||£2.76||£56.56|
|750 g/day||£2,500||46 p/l||£1.87||£2.76||£49.84|
|800 g/day||£2,500||46 p/l||£2.00||£2.76||£42.56|
|850 g/day||£2,500||46 p/l||£2.12||£2.76||£35.84|
|900 g/day||£2,500||46 p/l||£2.25||£2.76||£28.56|
*Assumes cows milk is 12.5% dry matter. Assumes weaning at 56 days.
Updated September 2022.