ALPACA PELLETS

RIVERINA ALPACA PELLETS are designed to be fed to growing and breeding alpacas.

TYPICAL COMPOSITION

  • Barley, bran and pollard, cottonseed meal, soybean meal, vegetable oil, limestone, dicalcium phosphate, mould inhibitor, salt, sodium bentonite, Riverina ruminant vitamin & mineral premix.
  • Base raw materials may gradually change seasonally.

DIRECTIONS FOR USE

  • THIS IS NOT A COMPLETE FEED. It has been designed to supplement grass / legume hay and pasture.
  • Always ensure fresh clean water is available at all times.
  • Feed must be introduced gradually over a 3 week period to avoid digestive problems.
  • Feed up to 1% body weight.
Animal Type Approx. Weight Approximate Feeding Rate
Young growing alpacas30 - 50 kg0.3 - 0.5 kg / head / day
Adult alpacas - maintenance60 - 90 kg0.5 - 0.7 kg / head / day
  • The above feeding rates are only a guide. Consideration of the alpacas general body condition, size, stage of pregnancy or lactation, environmental conditions and pasture quality will effect feed requirements.
  • At least 50% of the diet should be in the form of pasture, hay or chaff and half of this needs to be fibre longer than 4cm to promote chewing.

NUTRITIONAL ANALYSIS

PROTEIN%MIN:14.00
C FIBRE%MIN:6.00
ENERGY MEMJ/kgMIN:10.00
CALCIUM%MIN:2.00
PHOSPHORUS%MIN:1.00
SALT%:1.75
VITAMIN Aiu/kg:6,700.00
VITAMIN Diu/kg:800.00
VITAMIN Eiu/kg:25.00
COBALTmg/kg:0.50
COPPERmg/kg:12.00
IRONmg/kg:50.00
IODINEmg/kg:0.50
MANGANESEmg/kg:40.00
SELENIUMmg/kg:0.10
SULPHURmg/kg:1,300.00
ZINCmg/kg:40.00

FEATURES

  • RIVERINA ALPACA PELLETS supply essential nutrients for maintenance and also for growing and breeding alpacas, when fed with roughage.
  • Produced as a pellet which reduces wastage that can occur with meal type feeds.
  • A vitamin and trace mineral supplment has been added which includes Vitamins D, E and selenium.

QUALITY PRODUCT

  • Manufactured to strict quality control standards for incoming raw materials and the finished product.
  • Formulated in accordance with current research into alpaca nutrition and mixed using a variety of quality raw materials.

WITHHOLDING PERIOD

Nil.

Use as directed

Issued: Oct 2015, Ver 7.0