Comparison - Actual Results For 2015/16 Vs 2016/17

The essential difference between the two seasons was…

  • 2015/16; reduced quality of concentrate and tonnage fed to 109 tonnes as per industry advice
  • 2016/17; increased the quality of the concentrate and tonnage fed to 682 tonnes

THE BOTTOM LINE...

This table compares the past two seasons in greater detail and calculates EFS at a $6.00 payout.

 

Revenue2015/162016/17
Net milk sales - this season $1,195,807 $1,620,940
Net milk sales - last season $255,134 $255,900
Net milk sales - dividend $55,000 $55,000
Net livestock sales $101,206 $102,798
Change in livestock value $12,211 $4,416
Capital value change -$6,231 -$3428
Total Revenue$1,613,127$2,035,356
Total Eve + Dep. $1,064,957 $1,305,485
EFS$548,170$729,871

PKE VS TOPCOW® COMPLETE

As you can see, compound feeds are financially better than Palm Kernel, lets not forget that there is no Mag, Lime, Rumensin, Minerals, acid buf plus elements in palm kernel, all of which would widen the gap further if added. 

 

Summary

  TopCow® Complete Palm Kernel
Revenue at $4.00 $1,225,000 $965,000
Cost of Feed $316,000 $138,000
Cost of finance diff $14,000 $000.00
Mopfc $896,000 $828,000
Difference at $4.00 $68,000
Difference at $6.00 $198,000

 

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