DAIRY COW SALTLIX BUCKETS
Proper nutrition for your dairy cows
Once again we are the only company to offer a high specification salt lick in a bucket. SaltLix is a guaranteed specification block with no waste and economical intake levels.
The SaltLix range is designed to provide mineral and trace element supplementation for both housed and grazing animals on all management systems. SaltLix is also approved by the Soil Association for use in organic farming systems.
Salt is one of the most underrated minerals and is vital for maintaining bodily functions such as transmitting nerve impulses, uptake of key nutrients into the bloodstream and maintaining bodily fluids.
Salt deficiencies are commonly displayed as abnormal licking or chewing of wood, soil and sweat of other animals, urine drinking and slow growth rates or low milk yields.
SaltLix bucket range
Standard Salt – Contains 2% magnesium but no trace elements.
Cattle High Trace Element – High trace elements with additional copper which is essential for optimum growth rates and general thrift in cattle.
High Zinc Salt – Helps to maintain healthy feet and stop contagious skin complaints. Best results have been seen in beef cattle on high cereal diets.
Salt and Iodine – Essential for healthy thyroid function which increases growth, milk production, fertility and calf vitality.
Garlic Salt – Repels biting insects as well as having a great anti-viral action. Garlic has been known to clear up some of the most difficult to treat conditions. Improves appetite, digestive functions and the immune system to naturally fight infections.
A salt base prevents excessive intakes commonly seen in molasses licks.