Mineral Buckets

By on January 17, 2018

Calf/Beef 20kg

Specifically formulated for calves and beef cattle to ensure thrive in animals whose nutrition is often overlooked. This bucket provides a range of mineral and trace elements for the growing animal. The growing animal needs minerals because of their significant contribution to growth, developing bones and connective tissue, and also developing immunity. The block contains all of the daily mineral, vitamin and essential trace elements allowance for beef cattle and replacement heifers.

 

Pre Calver 20kg

Our Pre-calver bucket offers a versatile way of providing the mineral requirements of the cow in the lead up to calving, especially if the cows are outdoors. This bucket will help to reduce the incidence of calving difficulties and aid in reducing the incidence of Milk Fever. It will also promote quality colostrum production in the cow and also ensure the birth of healthy calves.

Key Benefits and Feature:

  • Supports the immunity development of both the cow and her unborn calf.
  • Supports quicker easier calving.
  • Promotes placental expulsion.
  • Increases disease resistance, feed efficiency and animal performance.
  • Contributes to good quality colostrum and reduced calf mortality.
  • Contains premium ingredients with full traceability and is manufactured under a UFAS approved quality system.

 

Sheep 20kg

Our Sheep Mineral buckets are designed for feeding to ewes both pre and post lambing. It is an all year round mineral supplement for sheep containing a full complement of essential minerals, vitamins (A, D3, E and B) and trace elements (including Zinc for healthy hooves). This bucket is suitable for all classes of sheep. It is specifically formulated for ewes pre-tupping, pre-lambing and post lambing. It is also suitable for steaming-up rams pre-tupping and for lambs at pasture helping to aid growth, milk and fleece quality. Not suitable for ram lambs.

Key Features:

  • Tasty formulations for optimum intakes.
  • Contains quality raw materials for maximum availability.
  • Manufactured to UFAS quality standards.
  • Labour saving.
  • Cost effective.
  • 24 hour nutrition.

 

Universal Hi-Mag 20kg

Our Universal Hi-Mag bucket provides complementary molassed mineral lick for dairy and suckler cows and ewes. It is specifically formulated for dairy and suckler cows at grass when there is a risk of grass tetany. The block contains magnesium in a highly palatable form to ensure adequate intakes in addition to a full complement of essential vitamins and trace elements. This Universal Hi-Mag bucket is also suitable for use in situations where sheep and cattle will have access to the blocks as it does not contain copper.

Key Features:

  • Highly palatable formulations for optimum intakes.
  • Contains quality raw materials for maximum availability.
  • Manufactured to UFAS quality standards.
  • Labour saving.
  • Cost effective.
  • 24 hour nutrition.