Most cattle have a diet that is composed of at least some forage, which is grass, legumes, or silage. They also need cattle feed. To have healthier cows, especially dairy cows, they also need grains. A typical diet of cattle needs 50% forage and 50% grains. Rural King has high quality cattle feed to ensure your cattle have the nutrient's they need to be their healthiest.
To help with keeping horn flies from your cattle try the Nutrena NutreBeef Summer Mineral w/ Fly Control Cattle Feed. It is best to use NutreBeef Summer Mineral with Fly Control in the spring, before the horn flies even become a problem, and then continue to use it throughout the summer and fall months. By using this cattle feed you can help your cattle to be more comfortable and also stay productive.
Manna Pro Calf-Manna Performance Supplement is another awesome cattle feed, that is healthy great for many other animals such as rabbits, goats and poultry. It will helps your animals grow strong and healthy. It is especially great during times of stress, because they great taste will help to keep your cattle feeding.
To give your cattle a high protein energy supplement with vitamins and minerals, try Ragland Mills Protein Mineral Tub 24%. This supplement can be fed to lactating and non-lactating dairy cattle on pasture, as well as beef cattle.
Calf Manna is a proven concentrated supplement for several species of animals that, when added to ordinary daily rations, makes a big difference in overall performance. Calf-Manna is fed to everything from growing and performance horses, to cattle, rabbits, goats, poultry and swine.
AnimalAmount Dairy CalvesUp to 1 lb per day Lactating Cows1-1 1/2 lb per day Beef Calves10% of the creep ration Show Cattle1-2 lbs per day Brood Cows1 lb per day Bulls1 lb per day Foals1/2 lb per day Growing Horses1-1 1/2 lbs per day Performance Horses1-2 lbs per day Broodmares & Stallions1 1/2-2 lbs per day Goats1/4 - 1/2 lb per day Baby Pigs1/8-1/4 lb per day Show Hogs1/2 - 1 lb per day Gestating Sows1/8 - 1/4 lb per day Lactating Sows1/2 - 3/4 lb per day Boars1/4 - 1/2 lb per day Rabbits (Growing)1 teaspoon per day Rabbits (Lactating)1 tablespoon per day Poultry1 tablespoon per day or
5-10 % of the ration
Crude Protein Min 25.00% Lysine Min 1.4% Methionine Min 0.3% Crude Fat Min 3.0% Crude Fiber Min 3.0% Crude Fiber Max 6.00% Acid Detergent Fiber Max 10.0% Calcium Min 0.7 % Calcium Max 1.2 % Phosphorus Min 0.6 % Salt Min 0.5 % Salt Max 1.0 % Sodium Min 0.2 % Sodium Max 0.4 % Copper Min 15 ppm Copper Max 35 ppm Selenium Min 0.1 ppm Zinc Min 125 ppm Vitamin A Min 20,000 IU/lb
Horn flies are not only bothersome and painful to your cattle, but they can also contribute to decreases in your cattle’s profitability through increased stress. By using NutreBeef Summer Mineral with Fly Control in the spring, before horn flies become a problem, and throughout the summer and fall months, you can help your cattle be more comfortable and stay productive! Like all Nutrena's minerals, Summer Mineral with Fly Control is highly palatable to encourage consumption, and also weatherized to help prevent loss due to rain, excessive humidity and even wind.
- Improve the comfort of your cattle against Horn Flies
- Helps control Horn Flies without impacting beneficial insects in your pasture
- Provides vital nutrients that may be lacking in your cattle's forage
- Highly palatable to encourage consumption
- Weatherized to help prevent loss due to wind and rain
- Although not required with All Weather Technology, feed mineral in dry, wind-free, rain-protected feeders.
- Allow one foot of mineral feeder space for every 100 cattle.
- Cattle will eat more consistently when mineral is kept fresh. Plan feeding so that fresh mineral is provided weekly.
- Use the location of the mineral feeder to help manage intake.
- To increase intake, position mineral feeder in areas where cattle gather, such as in watering or shady areas.
- To decrease intake, move mineral feeder away from areas where cattle gather.
24% Supplement for Cattle gives your livestock a high protein energy supplement with vitamins and minerals. Its palatability ensures correct consumption and it can be fed to beef cattle as well as lactating and non-lactating dairy cattle on pasture. Contains 24% protein and 16% NPN.Learn More
NutreBeef® Mineral with Superior All-Weather Technology delivers the nutritional support your cattle need to maximize their profit potential. NutreBeef® Mineral offers greater palatability for improved intake, provides vital nutrients that may be lacking in their diet, and helps optimize utilization of forage. Because NutreBeef ® Mineral features Superior All-Weather Technology, it also helps prevent mineral loss due to rain, excessive humidity, and even wind. With NutreBeef® Mineral you can be sure you are providing all the major minerals, trace minerals and key vitamins your cattle need without the losses you can experience with non-weatherized mineral. Minerals support various functions in cattle and mineral deficiencies can result in unsatisfactory production results. By supplementing the ration with NutreBeef® Mineral you ensure your cattle have everything they need for healthy growth, development, and feed efficiency.
FEEDING DIRECTIONS: Feed Nutrebeef All Purpose 4 Mineral at a rate of 4 ounces per head per day. Provide plenty of fresh, clean water at all times. Do not provide with other sources of salt. Control mineral intake by positioning feeder in either high or low-traffic areas. To increase consumption, place feeder closer to water, loafing and shady areas. To decrease consumption, place feeder further away from water, loafing or shady areas. This mineral should be fed in dry, wind-free, rain-protected feeders.Learn More