Dry matter fed/day
Cost per tonne milk replacer
Price per litre of milk
Cost of feeding milk replacer/day
Cost of feeding cows milk/day
Saving using milk replacer
450 g/day
£1,250
24 p/l
56.25p
£0.85
£11.66
500 g/day
£1,250
24 p/l
62.50p
£0.96
£14.07
550 g/day
£1,250
24 p/l
68.75p
£1.08
£16.49
600 g/day
£1,250
24 p/l
75.00p
£1.20
£18.90
650 g/day
£1,250
24 p/l
81.25p
£1.32
£21.32
700 g/day
£1,250
24 p/l
87.50p
£1.44
£23.73
750 g/day
£1,250
24 p/l
93.75p
£1.52
£24.47
*Assumes cows milk is 12.5% dry matter. Assumes weaning at 42 days