CowBytes is an easy-to-use beef ration balancing software package. It allows you to balance for all the major nutrients and most of the micro-nutrients. The program calculates the nutrient values of the rations based on the amount of each feed selected.
Copies may be purchased by:
Technical support provided by the Ag-Info Centre at 310-FARM (3276).
- Buy on-line.
- Calling 1-800-292-5697 (toll-free in Canada) or 780-427-0391.
- Completing an order form and sending it to our Publications Office.
CowBytes also allows you to combine ration information with management and economics. This makes it a decision-making tool for cattle producers or a teaching tool for an agricultural college or university.
CowBytes is compatible with Microsoft XP, Vista and Windows 7 and 8 operating systems.
There are several programs that will run Cowbytes 5 on Mac computers. These include Boot Camp, Parallels, VMware Fusion and Crossover by Codeweavers. These programs are commercially available and cost from $49.95 to $79.99.
- To try the demo version, click here to download.
Cowbytes Version 5 Training Module Tutorials
- To find our more about why Cowbytes version 5.3.1 is required review the Q and A's (62K PDF) for Cowbytes Release - March 15, 2012