TURKEY GROWER PELLETS (Medicated)

RIVERINA TURKEY GROWER PELLETS (Medicated) are a complete feed for growing & finishing turkeys.
This feed is the second stage in a two stage feeding program for growing turkeys.

TYPICAL COMPOSITION

  • Wheat, maize, sorghum, bran and pollard, a combination of protein meals (cottonseed meal, soybean meal, canola meal, sunflower meal, blood meal, meat meal), vegetable oil, limestone, sodium bicarbonate, salt, choline chloride, amino acids, mould inhibitor,  Bovatec®, Riverina vitamin & mineral premix.
  • Base raw materials may gradually change seasonally.

DIRECTIONS FOR USE

  • Feed RIVERINA TURKEY GROWER PELLETS (Medicated)   from eight  weeks of age through to slaughter weight.
  • This feed is a complete feed. No supplementary feeding is necessary.
  • Turkey poults should have unlimited access to the feed (ad lib).
Age of BirdsApproximate Feed Consumption
Week 8175 - 240 grams / bird / day
Week 10230 - 330 grams / bird / day
Week 12280 - 420 grams / bird / day
Week 14320 - 490 grams / bird / day
Week 16320 - 560 grams / bird / day
Week 18320 - 620 grams / bird / day
Week 20320 - 650 grams / bird / day
Week 22320 - 680 grams / bird / day
Week 24320 - 710 grams / bird / day
  • The above feed intakes are only indicative. Feed intakes will vary with the season, sex of the bird, lighting, shed conditions, disease status and other environmental conditions.
  • Environmental conditions including temperature and hygiene are of vital importance during the rearing period.
  • A self-feeder should be used. It is important to replace any build-up of stale feed.
  • After 6 weeks poults can be put in a moveable fenced pen during the day and locked up at night.
  • Turkeys should have access to insoluble grit to aid digestion.
  • Clean, cool, fresh water should be available at all times. Any wet litter near water points should be removed regularly.

NUTRITIONAL ANALYSIS

PROTEIN%MIN:22.00
CALCIUM%:0.60 - 1.20
AV PHOS%MIN:0.50
FAT/EE%MIN:2.50
C FIBRE%MAX:5.00
ENERGY A-MEMJ/kgMIN:12.00
LYSINE%MIN:1.00
METHIONINE%MIN:0.40
SALT%:0.10 - 0.40
VITAMIN Aiu/kg:8,000.00
VITAMIN D3iu/kg:2,400.00
VITAMIN Emg/kg:62.00
VITAMIN Kmg/kg:2.40
VITAMIN B1mg/kg:2.00
VITAMIN B2mg/kg:5.60
NIACIN (B3)mg/kg:40.00
VITAMIN B5mg/kg:10.00
VITAMIN B6mg/kg:4.00
VITAMIN B12mg/kg:0.016
FOLIC ACIDmg/kg:1.20
BIOTINmg/kg:0.15
COBALTmg/kg:0.25
COPPERmg/kg:130.00
IRONmg/kg:60.00
SELENIUMmg/kg:0.25

FEATURES

  • Produced as a pellet so that feed wastage is minimised, digestibility is improved and separation of the feed is eliminated, ensuring a consistent intake of nutrients.
  • RIVERINA TURKEY GROWER PELLETS (Medicated) contain digestible ingredients for growing turkeys.
  • Protein meals provide natural sources of the high levels of essential amino acids needed for lean growth.
  • Supplementary vitamins and minerals have been included.

QUALITY PRODUCT

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

MEDICATION

This feed contains Bovatec® which supplies lasalocid sodium at 95 mg/kg as an aid in the prevention of coccidiosis caused by certain Eimeria species.

Please note: Government legislation prohibits the inclusion of medication used for blackhead. Should an incidence of blackhead occur, please contact your local veterinarian.

WITHHOLDING PERIOD

Meat – Nil.
Eggs – DO NOT USE in laying birds within 14 days of laying where eggs or egg products are to be used for human consumption or processing.

Formulated for TurkeysDo not feed to RuminantsUnsuitable for Horses

Bovatec® is a registered trademark of Alpharma.
Issued: Oct 2015, Ver 7.0