Sprayfo for the best start in life
Sprayfo is Trouw Nutrition’s science-based brand offering premium solutions for calf rearing, lambs, goat kids and foals. These milk replacers, calf starter feeds, animal health products and services give young animals the best start in life by continuously improving their health and welfare, ensuring excellent performance. Sprayfo supports beef and dairy farmers to develop truly profitable and sustainable businesses.
60 years ago in Friesland...
the homeland of Frisian calves, the Netherlands
In 1958, the production of Sprayfo started in Sloten, a small city in the northern province of Friesland, the Netherlands. In that year cooperative milk processors - organised in the CCF - started an initiative to process fresh, liquid dairy ingredients into dry milk powder for young animals like calves, lambs and goat kids. Over the past 60 years, the company has grown substantially and has transformed from a cooperative, into the Trouw Nutrition/Nutreco/SHV company it is today.
During these 60 years, Sprayfo has evolved from a small local company into a strong successful global brand; available for and used by farmers from over 50 countries in every continent. The Sprayfo brand is trusted and recognised by customers around the world for its premium quality and performance.
Sprayfo: specialists in young animal nutrition
Our process of mixing, pasteurisation, homogenisation and spray-drying is tailored for young animal nutrition. As a result, our calf milk replacers have a great consistency and excel in stability, solubility and digestibility.
Cooperation and co-creation are central to our approach. We collaborate in development and testing with researchers, veterinarians, feed producers, distributors and last but not least dairy farmers and beef farmers from all over the world.
Science-based solutions for optimum dairy performance
Sprayfo Delta has been developed with whole milk as the biological reference, mixing the best of whole milk with the best of calf milk replacers (CMRs). Inspired by saleable milk, Sprayfo Delta is high in fat, ensuring calves gets a high level of energy. Combined with a perfect balance of vitamins and minerals calves will get the best possible start in life.
With its superior quality and a milk powder content of 50% Sprayfo Royal is a front-rank LifeStart endorsed calf milk replacer in the market. Sprayfo Royal contributes to problem-free calf rearing: calves will drink it enthusiastically, show optimal health and grow maximally.
Sprayfo Excellent is a LifeStart endorsed high-quality calf milk replacer for dairy farmers who place the highest demands on their calf rearing. With Sprayfo Excellent you can elevate concentrations to a high level: up to 150 grams per litre of milk.
Sprayfo Vitesse is a LifeStart endorsed calf milk replacer for dairy farmers who place the highest demands on their calf rearing. Sprayfo Vitesse is easily digestible and very suitable to elevate concentrations up to 150 grams per litre of milk.
A LifeStart endorsed calf milk replacer for dairy farmers who opt for a familiar and trusted formula. Your step into the professional league of calf rearing.
Sprayfo Blue provides a well-balanced blend for proper calf rearing. Sprayfo Blue is based on unique spray-dried whey-fat kernels. Following the Sprayfo feeding and mixing advice your calves will develop well in the first few months.
Sprayfo Red is a calf milk replacer for economical and secure calf rearing. Sprayfo Red is very easily dissolved due to the unique spray-drying production process. It can be fed as from day 10 after birth.
Coming soon! Sprayfo e-Vito is the first energised calf starter feed that is being develop by Trouw Nutrition. Two trials in Holstein dairy calves have been carried out to date. In the first trial, carried out by IRTA in Spain, it was established that mixing in 10% energised calf starter pellet into the normal calf starter gives optimal results.
Sprayfo Avanta Calf Starter is based on research and experience resulting in a balanced formulation and when combined with Sprayfo calf milk replacers, Sprayfo Avanta is the basis for the best rumen development for calves in the first months: facilitating trouble free weaning and the best growth up to an age of 4 months.
In case of low quality or quantity colostrum on farm, an alternative to natural colostrum can be provided with Sprayfo Colostrum: a feed material perfectly suitable to be provided as a colostrum replacer or supplement for calves.
Sprayfo HydraFit is a complementary feed for ruminants that provides the needed salts and sugars in the right amounts and in the correct ratio. HydraFit uses a method with a pending patent that allows for fast intake of water and supply of electrolytes and maintain hydration status.
Sprayfo OsmoFit is a dietetic complementary feed for calves, developed to stabilize the water and electrolyte balance to support physiological digestion in case of diarrhoea. This patent pending formula allows for effective recovery and correction of metabolic acidosis.