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Nutricalf™

A nutritionally complete CMR made from a precise blend of proteins and fats here in New Zealand.

Benefits
  • Suitable from day 4 through to weaning.
  • Designed as a value alternative for low-cost operations.
  • 24% protein and 20% fat, primarily from dairy ingredients.
  • Actigen® prebiotic is able to support immune defence, gut microbial health and gut function and development, thereby promoting overall health and performance.

 
  • Coccistop® aids in prevention of coccidiosis. Safe for dogs and horses.
  • Specific vitamins and minerals to enhance calf development and health.
  • Every batch thoroughly tested to provide product consistency and meet rigorous Fonterra quality standards.
  • Can be used in automatic feeders.
Unique blend primarily from dairy & vegetable ingredients
A prebiotic plus vitamins & minerals to enhance health
Easy to mix and versatile

Feeding guidelines

If a feeding level of 13% of body weight is selected, as the preferred feeding regime, the below example will provide you guidance on feeding quantities. If your calf is larger or smaller than the averages indicated below, please adjust accordingly.

 

150 grams = 1 metric cup

Twice a day feeding - 150g/L

Age Approx. weight Volume per feed Grams per feed Grams per day
0-4 days - Colostrum or Jumpstart™ fed ad-lib
5-10 days 30kg 2L 300g 600g
11-21 days 40kg 2.5L 375g 750g
22-32 days 50kg 3L 450g 900g
33 days to weaning 60kg 3.5L 525g 1050g
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Once a day feeding - 300g/L

Age Approx. weight Volume per feed Grams per feed
0-4 days - Colostrum or Jumpstart™ fed ad-lib
5-10 days 30kg Follow twice a day feeding guide
11-21 days 40kg 2.5L 750g
22-32 days 50kg 3L 900g
33 days to weaning 60kg 3.5L 1050g

Mixing instructions

1. Measure half the volume of warm water required for feeding
2. Add the required amount of Nutricalf™ and mix thoroughly
Easy to mix
3. Top up with water to full feed volume required
4. Test milk is 38-40°C before feeding
Easy to mix

Our products are available from all major rural outlets

We can also work directly with you if you have a specific product need