Shine is highly digestible, easy mixing and palatable for the young calf. Inclusion of skim is less than in Shine Once-a-day and thus it is tailored for twice daily feeding. It is also suitable for use in machines.
Contains buttermilk which reduces stomach upsets and feed refusals as it acts as an emulsifier enhancing fat breakdown and it contains a lactic acid flavour. Additionally, Shine can reduce rotavirus infectivity.’
Shine contains a blend of oils which increases digestibility of fat for the calf; it is important to have a good mix of short, medium and long chained fatty acids. Additionally, Shine contains a blend of Omega 6:3 that enhances calf ability to combat pneumonia.
- Highly digestible
- Excellent performance in young calves
- Easy mixing and very palatable
|Protein||Minimum 20% (milk protein)|
|Fat||17% blend of 6 oils for maximum digestibility and boosted immunity|
|Crude fibre||Maximum 0.07%|
Help and Advice
Transition milk is the milk cows produce after colostrum and before what we consider ‘whole milk’.read more
Although it may not seem so, the perinatal period is the most risky period in the life of a calf. Getting a live calf on the ground is crucial in all our books, however ensuring the calf doesn’t contract disease when it gets there is another imperative battle to be fought.read more
Colostrum management for newborn calves remains a problem on many farms. The modern dairy cow doesn’t share the same level of maternal instinct as her predecessor. She may produce a greater volume of colostrum but it is more dilute.read more