Lamb N' Kid Starter Pellet

Pellet
18.0
Protein
4.0
Fat
8.0
Fiber

A 18% protein pellet formulated to be fed to lambs and kids from about 4-7 days old until the animal reaches about 100 lbs of body weight.

Specially Formulated For:

Life Stages

Lamb
Advantages
Analysis & Ingredients
Feeding Instructions
Resources

Lamb N' Kid Starter Pellet Advantages

  • Medicated with Decoquinate to prevent coccidiosis. Since it remains totally in the rumen, there isn’t any need to stop feeding Lamb N’ Kid pellet before slaughter.

  • Highly palatable pellet formula.

  • GIT ACTIVATOR™ Direct fed microbial probiotics, prebiotics and enzymes to enhance feed efficiency, gastrointestinal health and performance

  • Fully fortified to meet the nutritional needs of rapidly growing lambs and kids.

  • Ammonium chloride is added to aid in the prevention of kidney stones in young male lambs and kid goats.

Guaranteed Analysis

CRUDE PROTEINMIN18.00 PCT
CRUDE FATMIN4.00 PCT
CRUDE FIBERMAX8.00 PCT
CALCIUMMIN1.10 PCT
CALCIUMMAX1.40 PCT
PHOSPHORUSMIN0.55 PCT
SALTMIN0.45 PCT
SALTMAX0.55 PCT
SELENIUMMIN0.50 PPM
VITAMIN AMIN7200.00 IU/LB
Active Drug IngredientDecoquinate13.6 g/ton (6.8 mg/lb)

Ingredients

Corn Meal, Wheat Middlings, Soybean Meal, Corn Distillers Grains with Solubles, Soy Hulls, Dehydrated Alfalfa Meal, Cane Molasses, Calcium Carbonate, Soybean Oil, Ammonium Chloride, Salt, Magnesium Sulfate, Potassium Sulfate, Magnesium Oxide, GIT Activator (Saccharomyces Cerevisiae, Dried Aspergillus Oryzae Fermentation Product, Dried Aspergillus Niger Fermentation Product, Sodium Aluminosilicate, Dried Bacillus Subtilis Fermentation Product, Dried Enterococcus Faecium Fermentation Extract, Dried Bacillus Licheniformis Fermentation Product, Dried Lactococcus Lactis Fermentation Product, Dextrose, Sodium Silico Aluminate, Dried Lactobacillus Acidophilus Fermentation Extract, Dried Bacillus Coagulans Fermentation Product), Zinc Hydroxychloride, Choline Chloride, Vitamin E Supplement, Ferrous Sulfate, Sodium Molybdate, Manganese Hydroxychloride, Mineral Oil, Sodium Selenite, Vitamin A Acetate, Vitamin D3 Supplement, Niacin Supplement, D-Calcium Pantothenate, Riboflavin-5-Phosphate, Biotin, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Cobalt Carbonate, Calcium Iodate, Thiamine Mononitrate, Folic Acid, Vitamin B-12 Supplement

Feeding Amounts & Instructions

Begin creep feeding at about 4 days of age.

Feed free choice to lambs until they reach 100 lbs of body weight. If lambs are to be kept past this weight, they should be switched to Stock NCA Sweet 16% or Sheep Complete Pellet, at this time. If kids are to be kept past this weight they should be switched to Sweet Goat 18% at this time. Supply clean, fresh water at all times. A good quality forage may be offered. If lambs are expected to gain at peak levels, forage should be restricted.

WARNING: Do not feed to sheep or goats producing milk for food.

Sheep Feeding Guidelines

Day 1: Feed high quality colostrum at a minimum of 5-10% of the lamb’s body weight. Ex: A 10 lb lamb needs 8-16 oz colostrum total. Feed 50% within 2-4 hours of birth, and the other 50% within 12 hours of birth.

Day 2, Onward: Offer free choice, fresh, clean water at all times. Offer free choice Lamb N’ Kid Pellet (contains Ammonium Chloride and Decoquinate), beginning with small amounts, until 100 lbs body wt. Can be fed right through to slaughter.

Day 2-35: Feed Exceed Lamb Milk Replacer. See product page for feeding schedule and tips.

Day 28- Onward: Introduce good quality 2nd cut hay, starting with a small handful daily (ideally 5-10% of total dry feed).

Maintenance: Switch from starter to Sheep Complete Pellets OR Stock NCA Sweet 16% fed free choice with limited amounts of high quality forage. If grain consumption exceeds 2-2.5% of body weight per day, supplement with a high quality forage.

Pasture or forage only diets: Feed Sheep 1:1 Mineral free choice. Optimal intake is 1-2 oz/head/day.

Poor Quality or Lack of Forage: Feed Forage Extender Mini Bites to replace up to half of the forage in the diet, pound for pound.

Forage Testing & Customized Feed Plans

Your animal is unique – let us tailor a feeding recommendation to their needs.

Forage is the foundation for any high performing nutrition program, but do you know what nutrients your forage is providing or lacking?

Our unique forage testing program allows a high level of precision when it comes to your animal’s diet. That means more complete nutrition, less guessing, healthier animals and happier owners.

Poulin Grain offers complimentary forage analysis, and personalized feeding recommendations for your animals. Contact us today for a free one-on-one consult with our feed experts.

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