Cattle Heat Load Toolbox

The Cattle Heat Load Toolbox helps Australian lot feeders and abattoir operators proactively manage summer heat. Registration for NFAS-accredited feedlots and abattoirs is free and takes only a couple of minutes. — Click here to Register —

2016/17 Off Season 

The 2016-2017 Cattle Heat Load Toolbox operational forecast season is now over. Alerts will no longer be issued, however the forecast will continue to be updated daily. The 2017/2018 operational season will begin on October 1 2017. As always we are available for comments and suggestions throughout the season and are happy to help.

The main observational factors of the Cattle Heat Load Toolbox

During the heat of summer there are a number of tasks that need to be undertaken on a daily basis to protect your herd from heat load.

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