Updated: Oct 23
DN Progressive Healthy Buckets are a high specification, all-natural energy and protein lick for supporting sheep at grass and with high forage rations where extra energy and protein is required for feeding to ewes for tupping, throughout pregnancy and pre/post-lambing and for suckler cow energy, health and performance.
Features & Benefits
High energy and all-natural protein to support animal health, growth and development. Energy and protein help balance poorer quality grazing and forages.
High level of Digestible Undegradable Protein (DUP), including protected protein (DUP 82% of total protein) supports growth and milk production in early lactation.
Full specification of minerals, vitamins and trace elements including Availa zinc and B vitamins to help balance potential deficiencies in forages and support overall animal health, foot health and immune system.
Contain a fermentation product to support optimal rumen health, feed conversion efficiency and an overall higher performance potential.
Contains fish oil as a source of omega-3 fatty acids to support fertility and conception rates at breeding time.
Available in 22.5kg pack size.
Use at grass and with high forage rations where extra energy and protein is required for feeding to ewes for tupping, throughout pregnancy and pre/post lambing.
Use for suckler cows to supplement energy and protein with poorer grazing and forage conditions.
Offer free-access at a ratio of one 22.5kg bucket per 35 head of sheep.
Ensure ad-libitum forage is always available.
Offer to ewes from 2-weeks pre-tupping for 8 weeks.
Sheep up to 100 g/head/day*
Cattle up to 300 g/head/day*
*Consumption will be influenced by number of feed points per head of stock, forage availability and quality, other feeds available, age and breed of stock and proximity to water sources.
For further information, please contact your local DN Sales Specialist or call the DN Store on 01200 420234.