QLF Supermag 20
QLF Supermag 20 offers a good level of magnesium chloride along with a high sugar level and ‘Timed Release’ protein.
3-5 working days to manufacture
|Quantity||Price per 1000L|
|1000 litres (1 x IBC)||£538.00|
|2000 litres (2 x IBC)||£523.00|
|3000 litres (3 x IBC)||£523.00|
|4000 litres+ (4+ x IBC)||Get a quote|
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QLF Supermag 20 combines Magnesium Chloride with sugar (from molasses) and ‘Timed Release’ protein. This is QLF’s highest protein magnesium liquid feed and is the most popular liquid where magnesium is required. This product can also help with the management of dry cows and close up rations. Supermag 20 can be fed to dairy and beef cows through a TMR, poured on or fed through our QLF Lick-tanks.
Magnesium Chloride is the most bio available form of magnesium for the animal and combining this with the sugars in QLF’s products has the following advantages:
- The sugars in QLF’s products disguise the unpalatable taste of magnesium when supplementation is difficult, hence helping to maximise magnesium intake.
- Grass staggers is known to be associated with energy deficiency. The sugar in QLF liquids provides extra energy to the animal.
- Sugars increase the absorption of magnesium across the gut wall.
QLF Supermag 20 typical analysis:
|As Fed||Dry Matter|
|Protein %||Sugar %||DM||Protein %||Sugar %||Vit & Min||Est ME||Litres/TE|
|QLF Supermag 20||20||32||65||31||49||Cattle||10.8||752|
For the mineral analysis, please see the QLF Mineral and Vitamin Specification here.
Find out more about QLF’s ‘Timed Release’ protein here
This product offers an optimal level of magnesium for ruminants on spring/autumn grass, where staggers has been a concern, and for dry cows/heifers prior to calving.
Enhanced sugars in this product also contribute to magnesium utilisation. As Magnesium is not stored in the body, nutrient requirements must be met in an immediate way.
Intakes should average 1-2 litres per head/day. This product may be fed ad-lib in an approved lick feeder, in a TMR/home mix, as a top dress, or poured onto forages and feeds. The product has also been shown to be very effective in dry cow programmes.
QLF Supermag 20 typical feed rates:
|Typical Feed Rates (Kg/head/day)||Suitable Feeding Methods|
|Dairy||Beef||Sheep||Youngstock (Age dependant)||Youngstock (Age dependant)||Ad-lib (licktank)||Pour On|
- The product should be introduced gradually to acclimatise the rumen, typically in the first 1-3 days, 30% of target feed rate should be included. This should then increase to 60% (target feed rate) for days 4-6, 90% for days 7-9 and 100% after 10 days.
Please note these rates are for indication only and actual feed rates must be approved by your QLF representative or qualified feed advisor.
This Product contains High Copper – DO NOT FEED TO SHEEP, NON-RUMINANTS or to energy-starved animals. The product is formulated for adlib feeding through approved lick-feeders. Always ensure plenty of fresh, clean water, unlimited access to forage, and a source of quality major minerals (loose or block).
Please provide 3-5 working days as all product is manufactured to order. It will then be dispatched using your chosen shipping method. Our transport team will call you to inform you of when delivery will be made, so please ensure that you can be reached on the contact number(s) provided.