The product is 50% sugars, making it extremely palatable to all stock. Although it is a liquid, it is very high in solids (75%). Ideal for ruminants as it is the simplest form of energy available to stimulate the rumen. It reduces dust in a mixture, aids pelleting and is a good source of minerals.
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Limits to Usage
It has a high potassium and salt content which can lead to scouring
especially in younger animals. High levels of sugar in ruminant
rations could lead to acidosis.
Storage / Processing
Stores well for up to one year. Will thicken in cold weather,
and a blend with condensed molasses solubles (CMS) may be needed
to ensure flowability out of a gravity fed tank.
Material to have been stored in compliance with DEFRA code of
practice for the control of salmonella.
Reference / Further Reading
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