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Cattle Care and Cubicle Bedding in Cheshire

Cattle Care and Cubicle Bedding in Cheshire

By on Apr 14, 2019 in Blog, Cubicle bedding, Uncategorized |

Cubicle bedding in Cheshire from PH Winterton and Son should form part of your plan to keep your cattle safe and healthy. Providing a comfortable place with our range of cubicle bedding will help your cows produce their best milk. Remember if your cattle become ill, injured or distressed the quality of their milk will plummet. One of the most common diseases in cows is mastitis which affects the udder. The best way to prevent this sort of infection is clean bedding; especially during milking and right after. Our soft dust cubicle bedding is designed to prevent abrasions of the udder and legs. We’d also recommend a closer clean of the teats to help disinfect them. Diet Tips and Cubicle Bedding in Cheshire Your cows require a well-balanced diet as they need a lot of energy to make delicious and nutritious milk. Ensuring your cows feed all year round, here are some options to add to their menu – Dry feed which is usually cut and rolled into hay bales Wet feed (also known as silage) is a mixture of alfalfa, barley and oats – these feeds are usually mixed with dry hay to create what farmers call a ‘ration’ Grains such as wheat, barley and oats provide cows with carbohydrates We would recommend adding vitamins and minerals into their feeds Salt may seem like a surprising addition to this list, but it serves as electrolytes giving your cows calcium and Vitamin D, which help to promote muscle development and blood flow as well as maintaining digestion They also require a significant amount of water to produce milk properly With a balanced diet and a cosy place to sleep your cows will the produce excellent dairy. Cubicle Bedding in Cheshire – Take Your Pick! P.H Winterton provides two types of cubicle bedding that will guarantee healthy and happy cows. As previously mentioned, our soft dust cubicle bedding guarantees a comfortable and hygienic environment for your cattle. This cost-effective solution is also thermally insulated with excellent traction. Agri dust cubicle bedding has become one of the most popular brands of bedding in the UK due to its high quality and consistency. Easily spreadable and simple to clean out, this product...

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Raising a Glass of Milk to Cubicle Bedding in Gloucestershire

Raising a Glass of Milk to Cubicle Bedding in Gloucestershire

By on Feb 20, 2019 in Blog, Cubicle bedding |

Cubicle bedding in Gloucestershire provided by P.H Winterton and Son will make sure your cows keep producing the best quality of milk. February is the second annual #Februdairy social media campaign, which aims to highlight the benefits of drinking cow’s milk as well as other dairy products such as cheese. Milk from cows contains lactose, a natural sugar that’s a good source of protein, calcium, vitamins (such as Vitamin D) and minerals. A survey from Farmers Guardian reports that 80% of people regularly consume milk; meaning that producing high quality dairy products is good news for farmers. Take Your Pick of Cubicle Bedding in Gloucestershire P.H Winterton and Son offers two types of cubicle bedding that will guarantee your cows stay happy, healthy and produce good dairy. Here’s just a couple of the benefits associated with the types of cubicle bedding we stock. Soft Dust Cubicle Bedding – – Thermally insulated – Cost effective solution Agri Dust Cubicle Bedding – – The most popular type of cubicle bedding – Easily spreadable Get in Touch to Discuss Cubicle Bedding in Gloucestershire Now in our 60th year in business, P.H Winterton and Son are one of the leading providers of cubicle bedding in Gloucestershire as well as areas such as Worcestershire, Derbyshire, Cheshire, Manchester, Liverpool and Staffordshire. As a family run business, our close knit team love to work equally closely with customers to ensure you get the highest level of service. Contact our friendly team today with your requirements; we’d love to hear from you. If you’re also looking for a way to keep your poultry warm during the winter months, we also offer biomass fuel which can be used to heat poultry houses in your farm; this technique uses recycled sawmill waste and is a great way to reduce your carbon...

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The Best Cubicle Bedding for Cows

The Best Cubicle Bedding for Cows

By on Jan 26, 2019 in Blog, Cubicle bedding |

Giving your cows the best quality of cubicle bedding offers them a safe and comfortable place to rest. Remember that cows may spend on average 14 hours a day lying down, so given the amount of time spent in their cubicle; their bedding needs to be in excellent condition. Lying down is important as it allows blood to circulate through the udder, which will increase milk production. Our cubicle bedding will keep your cows healthy, able to produce more dairy without being interrupted by injury, illness or distress brought on by poor bedding conditions. Why Use Our Cubicle Bedding? P.H Winterton & Son offer two types of cubicle bedding, and we have listed below some of the benefits of using both types: Soft dust cubicle bedding is: • Made from 100% kiln dried softwood • Reduces the risk of hair loss or abrasions on your cow’s legs • Thermally insulated with excellent traction • Soft dust can also be used as animal bedding for dog kennels, catteries, stables and poultry bedding • Can be used as a cost effective cubicle bedding solution Agri dust cubicle bedding is: • A very consistent and high quality product • Easily spreadable • Makes cleaning cubicles much easier • Readily available all year round • Ideal for spreading with dispensers • Helps to prevent mastitis infections in your cattle Talk to the Cubicle Bedding Specialists Going into our 60th year, P.H Winterton and Son have been providing the highest quality of cubicle bedding for dairy farming in areas such as Staffordshire, Derbyshire, Cheshire and Nottinghamshire. We offer delivery of orders of any size thanks to our large and reliable fleet of vehicles. As a family run business, you’ll receive friendly and personable advice on all of our cubicle bedding, to ensure you get the best product for you and your cattle. Contact us today to speak to one our team, we’d love to hear from...

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Our Complete Guide for Animal Bedding

Our Complete Guide for Animal Bedding

By on Nov 20, 2018 in Blog |

Here at P.H. Winterton and Son, we are a family run business, providing animal bedding across the UK. Using only the best materials our animal bedding is high-quality, absorbent and most importantly comfortable. We offer a wide selection of animal bedding for horses, poultry, cattle and small pets. Providing services across the UK, we started in 1959, and now have nearly 50 years in the industry, providing revolutionary technology and constantly developing our products and services to further meet the needs of our customers. Our Range of Animal Bedding The three most important factors for animal bedding are cleanliness, absorbency and comfort. Whether you choose sawdust or shavings, your animal’s well-being is in safe hands, keeping them warm and comfortable. We provide animal bedding for the following Cubicle: Happy animals are quality animals. Animals in their comfortable cubicles result in better quality produce. Find out more about our soft dust and Agri dust cubicle bedding here. Horse: Horse’s wellbeing is important to you. Our range of equine bedding is designed to keep your horses dry, comfortable and clean which delivers quality results every time. Browse our horse bedding solutions here. Poultry: The health of your poultry is an integral part of in the quality of produce you’ll receive. If the conditions of your livestock are damp or unclean the quality of your eggs or meat will suffer as a result. Find out more about our poultry bedding here. Pet: Keep your pets as clean as possible with our quality pet bedding, with our in-house blend of sawdust and shavings. Suitable for a range of household pets such as rabbits, guinea pigs, hamsters and more, discover the many uses of our pet bedding here. Organic and High-quality Animal Bedding At P.H. Winterton and Son we provide our animal bedding from collections from sawmill waste. We collect waste from sawmills up and down the UK, as far as Durham, Leeds, Manchester and Liverpool as well as far down as Cornwall and Dover when accessible. In addition to sawmill waste be used in our animal bedding, we also supply organic biomass fuel and used for heat and power purposes. If you’d like to know more about the animal bedding we supply as...

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Guaranteed Comfort with our Cubicle Bedding in Worcestershire

Guaranteed Comfort with our Cubicle Bedding in Worcestershire

By on Jan 31, 2018 in Blog, Cubicle bedding |

Agriculture is a big part of the English society and here at P.H Winterton & Sons, we take great pride in supplying the best cubicle bedding in Worcestershire and surrounding areas. We care immensely about animal welfare, which is why we only supply cubicle bedding that is of the highest possible standards. With our bedding you can ensure that your animals feel happy and safe in their environment which will in turn, result in a better production for you. The best cubicle bedding in Worcestershire We understand that choosing the right cubicle bedding in Worcestershire is important, not only for your cows and other livestock, but for you too. To ensure that we can cater to every requirement, we offer two types of cubicle bedding in Worcestershire, both of which offer a range of benefits:  Our first option is our soft dust cubicle bedding which is thermally insulated and is made from 100% softwood. This is perfect for making cows feel comfortable in their environment as the gentle shavings reduce the risk of cuts to legs or udders, creating the ideal setting for better milk production. Our second option is our Agri-dust bedding. Regarded as being the most popular brand in the UK, this option guarantees an excellent level of comfort and safety as each grain is screened to just 3mm in size. This minimises the risk of abrasions and injuries and also makes for easy cleaning as the bedding is very spreadable. Soft, easy to manage and very affordable, both you and your animals will love this bedding! Contact us about cubicle bedding in Worcestershire today Whether you need cubicle bedding in Worcestershire for cows, stables, kennels, or catteries, we guarantee that you will not be disappointed with our products. Our cubicle bedding is completely eco-friendly and is designed to be practical for both you and your animals. If you would like to find out more about our products and services, including our delivery service, then please contact us today, a member of our team will be more than happy to help and can answer any questions that you may...

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