SODIUM BICARBONATE

Sodium bicarbonate is included in stock feed as a source of sodium or to act as a rumen buffer in ruminant feeds.


DIRECTIONS FOR USE

  • Ruminant feeds – include 10-20 kg per 1 tonne of finished feed. Introduce gradually as palatability problems may occur.
  • For other species please seek nutritional advice. The sodium requirement by the animal and the existing level in the diet needs to be considered.
  • Ensure free access to clean water.

TYPICAL CHEMICAL ANALYSIS

SODIUM % MIN: 27.00

FEATURES

  • Used as a rumen buffering agent to aid in pH control of the rumen.
  • Minimising the occurrence of acidosis/grain poisoning.
  • Used to supply the nutrient sodium as required in certain feeds.

WITHHOLDING PERIOD

Nil.

Use as directed
Issued: Oct 2015, Ver 7.0