Feedlot Concentrates (weight > 40 kg)

  • Consider an adapting period for new concentrates
  • Increase the feeding times to 3 times a day
  • Start using concentrate with 250 gr per animal
  • If you are using concentrate feeds for the first time, vaccinate the sheep against enterotoxemia.
  • During the hot summer months, encourage the livestock to consume food during cooler hours of the day.
  • Provide the livestock with adequate clean and healthy water
  • The size of forage pieces should be uniform and between 3-3.5 cm (smaller or larger pieces will cause digestion and absorption disorders)
  • Apply formulated concentrates, fine-tuned in terms of energy, protein, required minerals and vitamins.
Recommended use:
This feed is practical for 3 months and older feedlotting lambs.
With regard to fattening period, it should be applied from 1200 to 1700 grams per animal per day
Preparing and Using high quality fodder in feed is of great importance.
Sheep Concentrate Analysis (Type II)
 Dry Matter %88
 Crude Protein %13.5-14
 Calcium %0.7-0.75
 Phosphorus %0.4-0.45
 NEG Mcal/kg2.5-2.4