Cows Match - Model 28-28-20 - All-Milk Protein Milk Replacer
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Cow’s Match 28-28-20 is a premium milk replacer designed to help your calves achieve their full growth potential. Cow’s Match is based on the patented Architect technology providing a unique combination of protein, fat and carbohydrates as well as optimum vitamin and mineral levels. Simply the best choice to help set your calves up for optimal health and growth and efficient lifetime productivity.
Small Batch: While stirring, pour 150 g (5.3 oz) of milk replacer powder into 0.9 L of 43 to 49°C water. Mix thoroughly to make a total volume of 1.0L of milk replacer solution.
Large Batch: While stirring, pour 3.0 kg of milk replacer powder into 17.8 L of 43 to 49°C water. Mix thoroughly to make a total volume of 20 L of milk replacer solution.
Individual Calf: Twice daily
Week 1 – Mix 450 g (15.9 oz) of powder into 2.67 L of 43 to 49°C water. Mix thoroughly to make 3.0 L of milk replacer solution.
Week 2 to weaning – Mix 600 g (21 oz) of powder into 3.55 L of 43 to 49°C water. Mix thoroughly to make 4 L of milk replacer solution.
Week 1: Feed 3 L of milk replacer solution twice daily. Always offer free choice water.
Week 2 until 1 week prior to weaning: Feed 4 L of milk replacer solution twice daily. When under heat stress, delay this increase until week three. Always offer free choice water.
Last week on milk replacer: Feed 4 L of milk replacer once per day.
For best accuracy, it is highly recommended that Cow’s Match be batch mixed for the total number of calves fed using a scale and the Land O’ Lakes Cow’s Match batch mixing and feeding chart. Ask your Masterfeeds Account Manger for a copy of this document.
Begin feeding Cow’s Match at two days of age at the recommended rate. Provide fresh, clean water on day two and provide continuously on a free-choice basis.
The week of weaning, transition calves from twice per day feeding to once per day feeding of Cow’s Match. This will encourage the calf to eat more calf starter and assure an effective weaning. Wean only if calf is eating at least 1 kg (2.2 lb) of calf starter for three consecutive days. Continue to feed appropriate full potential calf starter up to 12 weeks of age.
Enhanced Architect® formulation system.
Delivers balanced nutrition with a unique combination of protein, fat and carbohydrate for maximum calf performance.
An exclusive essential oil/botanical that has been researched proven to enhance milk replacer intake and influence feed to gain ratios.
Contains 28% protein.
Highly digestible, human grade quality ingredient for optimum lean muscle growth.
Contains 20% fat.
Features and exclusive blend of fat sources that are more efficiently utilized by the calf.
Fatty acid formulation.
When compared to the competition, Cow’s Match includes 50% more Omega-3 and 14 times the functional fatty acids.
With organic trace minerals and Bio-Mos®.
Critical in developing strong, health calves by minimizing the impact of stress, while also improving overall calf performance and enhancing immune function.
Crude Protein (minimum): 28.0%
Protein from Milk Sources (maximum): 28.0%
Crude Fat (minimum): 20.0%
Crude Fibre (maximum): 0.15%
Calcium (actual): 0.95%
Phosphorus (actual): 0.7%
Sodium (actual): 0.8%
Vitamin A (minimum): 22,000 IU/kg
Vitamin D (minimum): 5,500 IU/kg
Vitamin E (minimum): 110 IU/kg