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Vitalac Calf Milk replacer

At Agritech we understand the challenges of the newborn calf and work with leaders in calf nutrition to bring an excellent range of calf milk replacers for the stable and efficient rearing of calves. The Vitalac Calf Milk Replacer range from Nukamel offers a well-balanced level of highly digestible fat and protein via carefully selected, high quality ingredients. These quality ingredients are further enhanced through the use of advanced techniques and technology such as Emulsizym and Spray Cooling Technology.

Tried and tested by Teagasc at Grange Research Institute, Vitalac milk replacer for calves showed increases in live weight gain and concentrate intake of 8% and 10% over other leading brands on the market. Vitalac Calf Milk Replacer is highly soluble and suitable for both bucket and/or automatic feeding systems.

Read about Vitalac Blue and Vitalac Red calf milk replacers or download the Agritech Milk Replacer Brochure (2.5MB)

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Calf Milk Replacer Feeding Guidelines

Calf Management

 

Vitalac Blue Calf Milk ReplacerVitalac Blue calf milk replacer

Vitalac Blue is a whey-based, water-soluble calf milk replacer containing 15% skim milk powder for feeding calves. The high protein content, consisting of a combination of whey and casein, is excellent for optimising calf growth. Moreover, Vitalac Blue is fortified with immunoglobulins, to boost the calves’ immune response systems.

Feeding rate: Suitable for once-a-day feeding – See Table below.
Available in 25kg bags

COMPOSITION

  • Dairy Products – 85%
  • 15% skim powder.
  • Whey powder.
  • Vegetable oil and fats.
  • Ultrafiltered whey protein.
  • Milk powder.
  • Hydrolyzed wheat protein.
  • Premix.
Vitalac Blue – ANALYSIS OF CONSTITUENTS
Protein % 24.0
Fat % 20.0
Ash % 8.0
Fibre % 0.1
Humidity % 4.0
pH-value 5.8-6.3
Lactose % 42.5
Immunoglobulins ppm 1500
Lactic acid ppm 8000
 GROWTH
Lysine % 1.75
Methionine % 0.44
Threonine % 1.00
Omega-3 (ALA) ppm 2750
Probiotics in winter formula
Bacillus licheniformis CFU/kg 0.64 x 109
Bacillus subtilis CFU/kg 0.64 x 109
Enterococcus faecium CFU/kg 2.50 x 109
Total bacterial count CFU/kg 3.7 x 109

Vitalac Blue Bucket Feeding (Once A Day Feeding)
Vitalac Blue is ideally suited to once-a-day feeding schedule for feeding calves, due to the higher level of concentrates. However, Vitalac Blue can also be used for twice-a-day feeding. Please see guidelines below when feeding Vitalac in a once-a-day system.

Vitalac Blue Bucket Feeding

More information, see our Milk Replacer Feeding Guidelines.

Vitalac Red Calf Milk ReplacerVitalac Red calf milk replacer

Vitalac Red is a whey-based calf milk replacer of excellent solubility even in colder water (20°C), thanks to the high level of coconut fat it contains. The use of organic acids in combination with cold-soluble dairy raw ingredients ensures a problem-free rearing program for your calves.

Feeding Schedule: Twice-a-day Bucket or Automatic Feeding
Available in 25kg bags

COMPOSITION

  • Dairy content 80%
  • Whey powder.
  • Vegetable oil and fats: coconut:palm = (90:10).
  • Hydrolyzed wheat protein.
  • Premix.

 

Vitalac Red – ANALYSIS OF CONSTITUENTS
Protein % 21.0
Fat % 17.0
Ash % 8.5
Fibre % 0.1
Humidity % 4.0
pH-value 5.5-5.8
Lactose % 42.5
Lactic acid ppm 15000
 GROWTH
Lysine % 1.60
Methionine % 0.40
Threonine % 0.09
Omega-3 (ALA) ppm 2750
Probiotics in winter formula
Bacillus licheniformis CFU/kg 0.64 x 109
Bacillus subtilis CFU/kg 0.64 x 109
Enterococcus faecium CFU/kg 2.50 x 109
Total bacterial count CFU/kg 3.7 x 109

To buy Vitalac Calf Milk Replacer, contact your local distributor.

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