Guaranteed Nutritional Analysis January 24, 2024 03:13

Crude Fiber Max 12.1% 25.9%  Required for proper gut motility and digestion. High fiber intake reduces incidence of diarrhea, colic and laminitis
Crude Protein Min 10.75% 25.02% Building material for body. Improves growth, endurance, reproduction and performance of animals (lactation, fleece, horn, hooves, etc.)
Lysine Min 1.62% 3.67% An essential amino acid for growth and constitutes a percentage of muscle mass
Methionine Min 0.1% 0.2% An essential amino acid for growth and constitutes a per-centage of muscle mass
Crude Fat Min 1.56% 3.65% Increases energy. Improves palatability
Netural Detergent Fiber (NDF) Max 14.79% 34.46% Lower numbers reflect low levels of stem matter and high levels of nutrient-dense leaf matter
Acid Detergent Fiber (ADF) Max 13.14% 30.67% Indicates the amount of acid soluble fiber and lignin in forage. An ADF % of <35% for alfalfa indicates premium quality
Total Digestible Nutrients (TDN) Min 29.3% 65% Indicates premium to supreme grade alfalfa
Calcium (Ca) Min 0.49% 1.19% Required for bone development and strength. Important muscle contraction, metabolism, blood clotting, activation of enzymes
Phosphorus (P) Min 0.11% 0.26% Metabolizes fat, carbohydrates, calcium and sugar. Important in bone growth, production of energy, and proper utilization of vitamins
Copper (Cu) Min 3.39 ppm 7.94 ppm Required in several enzyme systems that maintain and synthesize connective tissue. Aids reproduction and promotes immune system. Supports hair color in ruminants
Zinc (Zn) Min 11.24 ppm 26.32 ppm Required in several enzyme systems for growth and maintenance of cartilage, hoof formation and healthy skin.
Selenium (Se) Max 0.18 ppm 0.40 ppm Selenium in small quantities aid in preventative cell damage
Vitamin A Min 180 iu/lb 400 iu/lb Helps ensure red blood cell production, tendon strength, fertility and healthy skin
Vitamin D Min 675 iu/lb 1500 iu/lb Regulates the absorption of calcium and magnesium and the excretion of phosphorus
Vitamin E Min 45 iu/lb 100 iu/lb Improves the stamina and performance of livestock. Aids in muscle strength
Natural Plant Juices Max 55% 0% Eliminates dust. Reduces risk of impaction. More easily chewed by senior animals