Posilac may be a valuable tool for your dairy operation. To find out, use the Posilac Calculator below to see the profit you may gain with Posilac. Contact your Elanco representative for a more detailed calculator if you are interested in learning more.

Calculate your profit

  cows
Please complete this field. Enter a number greater than 0 (zero).
  lbs/cow/day
Please complete this field. Enter a number between 40 and 120.
  cows
Click here to use default Please complete this field. Enter a number less than or equal to number of lactating cows.
  price/cwt
Please complete this field. Enter an amount between $10 and $25.
$ cost/lb
Help me calculate Please complete this field. Enter an amount between $0.06 and $0.18.

Your results will use the following fixed values:

Expenses

  • Cost of Posilac: $7.00/dose (You may qualify for a discount)
  • Hourly wage of employee managing supplementation program: $15/hour

Other Assumptions

  • Number of cows supplemented per hour: 60
  • One month: 30 days

For a more customized report and to learn how Posilac can lower your cost of production, please call 1-800-233-2999 or e-mail us at dairyUS@elanco.com.