14% Bull Power is a pelleted feed designed to be fed with medium quality roughage to weaned calves and yearling cattle, such as bulls and large framed steers. 14% Bull Power is formulated to enhance rumen microbial protein production and forage digestion which ensures available protein and energy for muscle growth.
14% Bull Power is formulated with high quality palatable protein sources. 14% Bull Power contains the needed dietary protein to promote efficient rumen microbial growth, diet utilization and muscle growth.
High Energy Supplement
Rapidly growing calves utilize dietary energy best when a nutritionally balanced ration is fed. Energy supplied by 14% Bull Power is in the form of highly digestible fiber. 14% Bull Power and medium quality roughage make a total diet containing the nutrients needed to promote economical, efficient growth and development of weaned calves and yearling cattle.
Proper Protein: Energy Balance
14% Bull Power has the proper ratio of energy and protein. It is formulated on the concept that energy, not protein, will limit growth of animals when composition of growth is important. 14% Bull Power promotes lean tissue (muscle) growth without excessive fattening.
Pelleting reduces sorting and separation and promotes even consumption of nutrients and feed additives.
High quality ingredients are used in 14% Bull Power to ensure palatability and promote consistent feed intake.
Mineral and Vitamin Fortification
14% Bull Power provides the needed minerals, trace minerals and vitamins to promote efficient growth and health.
Choice of Additives
Proper use of feed additives can increase weight gain and feed utilization; refer to product tag for specific claim. 14% Bull Power is available with feed additives at FDA-approved levels.
|Crude Protein, min %||14.0|
|Crude Fat, min %||2.0|
|Crude Fiber, max %||15.0|
|Calcium (Ca), min-max %||0.6-1.1|
|Phosphorus (P), min %||0.4|
|Salt (NaCl), min-max %||0.5-1.0|
|Potassium (K), min %||1.0|
|Vitamin A, min||5,000 IU/lb.|
|Vitamin D, min||2,500 IU/lb.|
14% Bull Power is designed to be hand fed along with free-choice medium quality roughage to growing and developing bulls. Daily consumption is dependent on bull size and available roughage. A target intake of 2.0% to 2.5% of body weight is recommended. For best results and to prevent over consumption, feed twice daily.
Provide fresh clean water at all times.
Start bulls on 1.0% of body weight and increase 0.5 pound daily until 2.0% to 2.5% of body weight is consumed daily.
|Recommended Adaptation Program
Use the following feeding schedule to adapt cattle to 14% Bull Power
|14% Bull Power||Medium Quality Roughage|
|Days 1-4||1.00% body wt.||Free-choice|
|Days 5-8||1.25% body wt.||Free-choice|
|Days 9-12||1.50% body wt.||Free-choice|
|Days 13-15||1.75% body wt.||Free-choice|
|Days 16-18||2.00% body wt.||Free-choice|
|Days 19-21||2.25% body wt.||Free-choice|
|Days 22-24||2.50% body wt.||Free-choice|
Note: Animals consuming over 50% of their daily ration as 14% Bull Power should not be allowed to become hungry between feedings. Feeding 14% Bull Power two or more times daily promotes consistent, even consumption, freshness and overall good bunk management.
This product, which contains added copper, must not be fed to sheep or related species that have a low tolerance level to copper.
#3575 — 14% Bull Power, 50 lb.