Dairy Meal 16%


Dairy Meal 16% is complete feed specially formulated to cater for lactating cows that have access to a lot of veld or pasture grazing. The quality feed is very productive to milking cow in early, mid and late lactation. The nutritional composition consists of a balanced protein, energy, minerals and vitamins required for the milking cow.

Breed Recommendations

lactating dairy cows, beef cows.

Feed Form

Meal. The feed is also suitable for dairy goats in lactation.

Feed Specifications

Dairy Meal16% is the other alternative of the fourth stage for the dairy feeding regime. Dairy Meal contains 16% crude protein and is fortified with the required macro minerals, trace elements and vitamins to help cows to optimize feed digestion.

Feeding Instructions

Feed the milking cow with Dairy Meal 18% at the rate of 0.55kg per litre of milk produced. Ensure the cow gets an extra 2kg per day of the feed for her maintenance. Provide the cow with good quality roughage or grazing on ad libitum basis.

Managaement Tips

Provide the milking cows with good quality silage. The cows can be put on good pasture or veld grazing. Make hay when the grass is still in good quality and store for use in the dry season. Roughage is needed for good rumination and utilisation of the feed. Higher producing milking cows require a higher proportion of the dairy meal in the diet

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