List of inputs for the "Ask the Calculator" version of the Pasture Consumption Calculator

Input – Farm details Detail required
Farm milking area ha
Terrain Choose from list
Total milk production per year litres
Total kg fat per year kg
Total kg protein per year kg
Actual annual rainfall mm
Total annual irrigation water applied to milking area ML
Input – Stock details Detail required
Days on farm milking area Number of days on the farm milking area for the milking herd, calves, yearlings, dry cows.
Milking herd: heifers number
Milking herd: 2+ lactations number
Calves 3-12 months number
Yearlings 13-24 months number
Dry heifers number
Dry milkers number
Liveweight kg
Input – Feed details Detail required
Home grown hay fresh weight as fed (tonnes)
Home grown silage fresh weight as fed (tonnes)
Concentrate fresh weight as fed (tonnes)
Brought in hay fresh weight as fed (tonnes)
Brought in silage fresh weight as fed (tonnes)
Brought in other Tonnes dry matter and Energy of feed (MJ ME/kg DM)
Home grown hay -  grown and not fed Tonnes and %DM
Home grown silage - grown and not fed Tonnes and %DM