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Formulated for superior palatability to promote intake and rumen development. SweetFLAKES 20 DQ45 is a molasses-coated blend of steam flaked corn and soybeans along with whole oats and a specifically formulated protein pellet. This complete calf starter mix will encourage early consumption and provide unique energy and carbohydrate sources to enhance muscle development, growth, and weight gain.
Helps support the immune system, improve gains and intakes and reduces the impact of stress in calves.
A highly palatable blend of grains, pellets, and molasses helps to encourage early intake, which is essential to proper rumen development.
A combination of steam flaked corn and soybeans, and oats make for a protein and energy dense feed, delivering key nutrients for optimal growth and development.
Vitamins A, D, and E support growth, metabolism, reproductive performance and immune system function.
Formulated to provide trace minerals to help support optimal animal health and performance.
For the prevention of coccidiosis in cattle.
Heat Processed Corn, Heat Processed Soybeans, Oats, Soybean Meal, Linseed Meal, Processed Grain By-Products, Cane Molasses, Calcium Carbonate, Monocalcium Phosphate, Dicalcium Phosphate, Salt, Animal Fat, Vegetable Oil, Dried Cheese Product, Dried Whey, Condensed Corn Fermentation Solubles, Water, Potassium Chloride, Reed-Sedge Peat, Vitamin A Acetate, Vitamin D3 Supplement, Vitamin E Supplement, Calcium Iodate, Manganese Sulfate, Ferrous Sulfate, Copper Sulfate, Cobalt Carbonate, Zinc Sulfate, Sodium Selenite, Natural and Artificial Flavors, Propionic, Sorbic, Acetic, & Benzoic Acid (preservatives).
1. Feed 3 - 4 quarts of colostrum immediately after birth (need to provide 100 g of IgG). Feed 2 - 4 additional quarts within 12 hours of birth and feed 2 - 4 more quarts at 24 hours of age. If necessary, use an esophageal feeder.
2. Feed Kent milk replacers until 6 weeks of age or when calves have consumed 2 lb of starter per day for 3 consecutive days, whichever comes last. Mix and feed according to the directions on milk replacer tags.
3. Start feeding Kent SweetFLAKES when calves are 3 days old. Place a fresh supply before calves each day. Calves should consume at 1 lb per 100 lb of bodyweight to provide 22.7 mg of decoquinate per 100 lb of body weight. Feed for at least 28 days during periods of coccidiosis exposure or when experience indicates it is likely to be a hazard.
4. After calves are 2 to 3 months of age, they may be fed Kent growing rations. Consult your Kent Nutrition Group dairy representative for detailed feeding directions.
Do not feed to cows producing milk for food.
Do not use in feeds containing bentonite
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Animal was selected as the overall Grand Champion of the Show and competed against all breed winners to receive this honor.
Animal was selected as the overall Reserve Grand Champion of the Show and competed against all breeds to receive this honor.
Animal was selected as the Breed/Division Grand Champion of the particular breed they were exhibiting in. NOTE: This is the highest honor at various shows when an overall Grand Champion is not selected.
Animal was selected as the Breed/Division Reserve Grand Champion of the particular breed they were exhibiting in. Only awarded for select state and national shows. NOTE: This is the second highest honor at various shows when an overall Reserve Grand Champion is not selected.
Alabama State Fair – Montgomery, AL
National Peanut Festival – Dothan, AL
Alabama State Market Hog Show – Montgomery, AL
Alabama National Fair – Montgomery, AL
National Western Stock Show – Denver, CO
Delaware State Fair – Harrington, DE
Florida State Fair – Tampa, FL
Georgia National Fair – Perry, GA
Georgia National Livestock Show & Rodeo – Perry, GA
NJSA SE Regional – Perry, GA
Georgia State Fair – Macon, GA
All Iowa Showdown – Osceola, IA
Iowa State Fair – Des Moines, IA
The Exposition – Des Moines, IA
Illinois State Fair – Springfield, IL
Team Purebred Summer Jr. National – Springfield, IL
Indiana State Fair – Indianapolis, IN
Kansas State Fair – Hutchinson, KS
Kentucky State Fair – Louisville, KY
NJSA National Jr. Summer Spectacular
North American Int. Livestock Exposition (NAILE) – Louisville, KY
Eastern States Exposition – W Springfield, MA
Maryland State Fair – Timonium, MD
Team Purebred Eastern Regional – Timonium, MD
Michigan Livestock Expo – East Lansing, MI
UP State Fair – Escanaba, MI
Fifth Third MI State Fair (sheep and goats) – Novi, MI
NJSA & Team Purebred Jr. Barrow Classic – Austin, MN
Minnesota State Fair – St. Paul, MN
American Royal Livestock Show – Kansas City, MO
Missouri Cattleman’s Association Jr. Cattlemen Show – Sedalia, MO
Missouri State Fair – Sedalia, MO
Ozark Empire Fair – Springfield, MO
Team Purebred Mid-South Regional – Greenwood, MS
North Carolina State Fair – Raleigh, NC
North Dakota State Fair – Minot, ND
Ak-Sar-Ben 4-H Livestock Exposition – Omaha, NE
Nebraska State Fair – Grand Island, NE
New Jersey State Fair – Augusta, NJ
NJSA Eastern Regional – Hamburg, NY
New York State Fair – Syracuse, NY
Ohio State Fair – Columbus, OH
Keystone Int. Livestock Exposition – Harrisburg, PA
Pennsylvania Farm Show – Harrisburg, PA
South Carolina State Fair – Columbia, SC
Central State Fair – Rapid City, SD
South Dakota State Fair – Huron, SD
Delta State Fair – Memphis, TN
Mid-South Fair – Southaven, TN
Tennessee State Fair – Nashville, TN
State Fair of Virginia – Doswell, VA
World Beef Expo – Milwaukee, WI
Wisconsin State Fair – West Ellis, WI
State Fair of West Virginia – Lewisburg, WV
National Jr American Salers Show
National Jr Angus Show
National Jr Charolais Show
National Jr Chianina Show
National Jr Gelbvieh Show
National Jr Hereford Show
National Jr Limousin Show
National Jr Maine-Anjou Show
National Jr Shorthorn Show
National Jr Simmental Show
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Program available to US-based kennels who care for at least eight (8) or more dogs. Kennel should be directly involved in the breeding and/or housing of dogs, and must feed and recommend Native Performance Dog Food.