Purina® Sheep Mineral

Purina® Sheep Mineral

Purina® Sheep Mineral is designed to be fed free-choice to the breeding herd and growing lambs, including ewes and ewes with lambs as a sole source of mineral and salt. This economical and palatable meal mineral contains added selenium and provides the provides the proper 2:1 calcium to phosphorus ratio to help prevent urinary calculi in sheep.

Features & Benefits

No added copper

Formulated to meets the proper vitamin and mineral requirements of sheep

Meal form

Easibly digestible

Highly palatable diet

Helps to optimize feed intake

Nutrients

Nutrient
Min / Max
Amount
Calcium (Ca)
MIN
14.40 %
Calcium (Ca)
MAX
17.28 %
Phosphorus (P)
MIN
8.00 %
Zinc (Zn)
MIN
2500.00 PPM
Vitamin A
MIN
300000 IU/LB
Vitamin D3
MIN
30000 IU/LB
Vitamin E
MIN
600 IU/LB
Cobalt (Co)
MIN
5.00 PPM
Iodine
MIN
100.00 PPM
Magnesium (Mg)
MIN
2.50 %
Manganese (Mn)
MIN
2000.00 PPM
Potassium
MIN
0.10 %
Salt (NaCl)
MIN
21.60 %
Salt (NaCl)
MAX
25.92 %
Selenium (Se)
MIN
37.00 PPM

Feeding Directions

Description
Feed this product free choice to sheep receiving rations composed largely of grass hay or to sheep grazing range or grass pastures. Optimum intake is 0.25 to 0.75 ounces per head daily.
Follow these management practices:
1. Sheep receiving phosphorus deficient diets may over-consume this product when it is first offered.
2. Place the mineral feeder near the water supply or in the animals' loafing area.
3. Put out fresh mineral at least once per week.
4. Feeding free choice salt is not required with this mineral.
5. Provide fresh, clean water near the feeding area.
 
Best Results
Feed this product free-choice to sheep receiving rations composed largely of grass hay or to sheep grazing range or grass pastures. Optimum intake is 0.25 to 0.75 ounces per head daily.
Caution
Store in a dry, well-ventilated area protected from rodents and insects. Do not feed moldy or insect-infested feed to animals as it may cause illness, performance loss or death. This product was made in a feed manufacturing facility that does not handle or store products containing animal proteins prohibited in ruminant feed.
USE ONLY AS DIRECTED