Heygates Cattle Feeds

MultiMix Calf Milk Replacer
Available as a skim of whey based formulation, Multimix contains the very best dried milk products, vitamins, minerals and antibodies to give calves the best start in life. It is advisable to feed colostrum for the first 3 days then follow on with multimix.
Mix 500g of Multimix with 3.5 litres of warm water to make 4 litres milk and feed 2 litres per day in 2 feeds rising to 4 litres per day after 7 days. Wean when the calf is eating 1kg per day of Calf Nutlets or Coarse Mix.

Calf Nutlets
18% Protein 9% Fibre
A high specification diet designed to be fed from 2 weeks to 8 weeks of age. A natural live yeast supplement is included to improve nutrient digestibilty and liveweight gain. Typical feed rates are 1 to 5 kg per day depending on the type and quality of foreage available.

Coarse Calf Mix
17% Protein 7.5% Fibre
A palatable molassed coarse mix containg cooked cerals which may be fed as an alternative to Calf Nutlets. A natural live years is included to improve nutrient digestibility and growth rates.

Calf Rearing Nuts
16% Protein 9.5% Fibre
Designed to follow on from Calf Nutlets or Coarse Calf mixture to 8 weeks of age. Can be fed up to 6 months of age.

Natural Beef Nuts
16% Protein 9% Fibre
A high energy ration suitable for all beef cattle. May be fed ad-lib or restricted according to the forage available and the desired growth rate.

Super Beef Nuts
16% Protein 11% Fibre
An economical ration for semi intensive beef systems. May be fed ad-lib or restricted.

Prestige 18 Dairy Nuts
18% Protein 9% Fibre
Designed to satisfy the specific nutrient requirements of the lactating cow. Prestige 18 is ideal to supplement forage for suckler cow.