Ration question

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Re: Ration question

Postby TexasBred » Mon Jul 02, 2018 3:31 pm

ez14. wrote:
TLM1988 wrote:
TexasBred wrote:What is your definition of a commodity feed and what feed ingredients are in it??

It's a 14% grower blend
14% crude protein
3% crude fat
28% crude fiber
.50% calcium
.30% phosphorus
1% phosphorus
ummm I don't think that was his question

Oh well..what the heck...got a lot of fiber which in a mix like this means "Filler" to me. Don't expect too much out of them. As someone said, add corn, will dilute the crude protein but increase the energy increasing potential for weight gain. Almost any high fiber feed sold in a bag is little more than a maintenance feed.
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Re: Ration question

Postby TLM1988 » Tue Jul 03, 2018 6:45 am

Thanks!! I'll be switching over to somthing different