Temporary Purchasing & Sales Administrator

Caltech, a division of Carr’s Group Plc, is a leading manufacturer of molasses-based animal feed licks for the ruminant and equine market. We currently have a temporary vacancy for a Purchasing & Sales Administrator based at our offices in Silloth.  Hours of work are negotiable and whilst the initial term of employment would be 3 […]

Get Ready For Turnout With Crystalyx

Crystalyx Cattle Booster Turnout

Turning stock out to grass in spring comes as a relief to many farmers, but animal performance and health can suffer if stock are not maintained on a nutritionally balanced diet. Careful supplementation at grass can be catalyst for enhanced animal performance and improved profitability. Crystalyx Cattle High-Mag, Crystalyx Cattle Booster and Crystalyx Garlyx offer […]

Maintaining Body Condition On Pre-lambing Ewes

The numbers of sheep producers using Crystalyx High Energy Feed Blocks continues to increase as we enter the spring lambing period. This trend reflects recognition by farmers that Crystalyx feed blocks will help maintain body condition on ewes in the run-up to lambing. Luke Morgan, Caltech Crystalyx Account Manager comments: “The core challenge facing ewes […]

Reduce Coughing and Respiratory Irritation This Winter

Crystalyx Easy Breather

Respiratory problems are most frequent in autumn and winter, when calves and sheep can develop respiratory problems shortly after housing. Damp, foggy days during the winter and a persistent damp atmosphere in the shed, supports a much higher level of infectious agents than dry air. The problem is partly created by the sharing of respiratory […]

REDUCE THE RISK OF MILK FEVER AT GRASS

Many cases of milk fever can be prevented, by ensuring normal blood magnesium levels are maintained in the dry period. This is particularly true of summer and autumn calving cows which spend their entire dry period at grass, often eating forages with a low available magnesium content. Milk fever (parturient hypocalcaemia) means a lowering of […]

Lambing Success Starts Now Not January

Crystalyx Extra High Energy

New research from Aberystwyth University has again confirmed that feeding Crystalyx Extra High Energy to ewes at grass increases the number of lambs born next spring compared to ewes on grass alone. At scanning the Crystalyx fed ewes, in the Aberystwyth University study, had an EXTRA 20% lamb numbers inside them compared to the control […]

Summer mastitis – Prevention is Better Than Cure

Crystalyx Garlyx

The fly season is in full swing and with it comes the very real threat of breeding heifers and dry cows succumbing to Summer Mastitis. All it takes is a single incursion by an infected fly into the teat canal of a cow or heifer to create the problem. The end result is the severe […]

Still Here For You

Carrs Supplements

The Crystalyx team are practising social distancing and working remotely where possible in line with WHO and NHS guidelines. If you have any questions then please contact our team using the details below. General Enquiries info@crystalyx-global.com +44 (0) 1697 332 592 Wales & The Borders Dan Downes Dan.downes@crystalyx-global.com +44 (0) 739 101 6538 Ireland David […]

Covid-19 (Coronavirus) Important Information:

Covid-19 UPDATE: Caltech Crystalyx is treating the spread of Coronavirus extremely seriously, with the health and well-being of customers, staff and the public being our top priority. The situation is constantly changing, however we would like to offer reassurance that we are doing everything within our power to ensure our business continues to function as […]