• Net Weight: 25 kg
  • Product #: 802103

RiteMins Cow/Calf MineralsCalving with salt
for beef cows in late gestation & during lactation

Masterfeeds RiteMins Calving Beef Mineral is a high quality 11% calcium, 10% phosphorus mineral, formulated specifically for beef cows in late gestation and during lactation, that contains 4% magnesium as well as higher levels of trace minerals and vitamins to meet or exceed the full trace mineral and vitamin requirements of these cattle, when consumed at the recommended rate.

WHO USES:

Masterfeeds RiteMins Calving Beef Mineral is primarily intended for free choice feeding to beef cows in late gestation, and during lactation, when mineral and vitamin requirements are highest, and there is a need for supplemental magnesium, usually due to low magnesium and/or high potassium levels in the forage.

FEEDING DIRECTIONS:

Masterfeeds RiteMins Calving Beef Mineral is primarily intended for feeding to beef cows in late gestation and during lactation when mineral and vitamin requirements are highest, and there is a requirement for supplemental magnesium.

Provide Masterfeeds RiteMins Calving Beef Mineral free choice, or as part of a nutritionally balanced feeding program, to achieve an average intake of 15 grams per 100 kg body weight per day (e.g. 75 grams per head per day for a 500 kg cow). Provide salt free choice at all times. Vary the location of the mineral feeder in relation to water and free choice salt to achieve the desired intake.

FEATURES & BENEFITS:

11% calcium, 10% phosphorus.
High level of phosphorus to meet the higher requirements of beef cows in late gestation (calf growth) and lactation when being fed on a primarily forage based diet.*

4% magnesium.
Helps prevent hypomagnesaemia (especially at calving and during early lactation).**

Contains 25% salt.
Improves palatability and helps enhance and regulate intake. Also supplies part of sodium requirement.

Elevated levels of trace minerals.
Improves milk production, reproduction, and resistance to disease.

Selenium added at 30 mg/kg.
Prevents white muscle disease and retained placentas. Increases resistance to disease. Maximum level of selenium permitted in a free choice mineral.

Higher levels of vitamins A, D and E. Vitamin E at 3,000 IU/kg.
Enhances milk production, reproduction and resistance to disease. Helps prevent retained placentas.

Natural and artificial flavours.
Enhances palatability and intake.

NOTE:

* Additional calcium may be required if cattle are on a grain based diet such as green feed or cereal silage. Consult your Masterfeeds Nutritionist regarding the suitability of this mineral for these situations.

** The level of magnesium in this mineral is insufficient alone to prevent hypomagnesaemia. Consult your Masterfeeds Nutritionist regarding the suitability of this mineral if you are feeding very low magnesium or very high potassium feeds.

Guaranteed Analysis:

Calcium (actual) ......................................11.0%
Phosphorus (actual) ................................10.0%
Magnesium (actual) ...................................4.0%
Sodium (actual) .......................................10.0%

Iodine (actual) ................................ 150 mg/kg
Copper (actual) ........................... 3,000 mg/kg
Manganese (actual) ..................... 7,000 mg/kg
Zinc (actual) ................................ 9,000 mg/kg
Cobalt (actual) ................................. 50 mg/kg
Fluorine (maximum).................... 2,000 mg/kg
Vitamin A (minimum).................800,000 IU/kg
Vitamin D (minimum).................100,000 IU/kg
Vitamin E (minimum).....................3,000 IU/kg

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This feed contains added Selenium at 30.0 mg/kg.