Sweetlix Rumensin® improves feed efficiency and rate of weight gain in cattle when used as directed. Studies have shown that steers and heifers receiving Rumensin® increased average daily gain by an average of 0.20 and 0.15 respectively pounds per head per day.* Rumensin® is shown to provide greater weight gains at a predictable and economical cost. Increased ADG in replacement heifers can result in earlier breeding and increased lifetime productivity. There is no withdrawal period and is a free choice loose mineral supplement.
How to Use & Apply
For free choice feeding to growing cattle on pasture or in dry lot (stocker and feeder cattle and dairy and beef replacement heifers). Feed continuously on a free choice basis at the rate of 50 to 200 mg per head per day. Place in covered mineral feeders located near the animals water supply and/or loafing areas. Provide one feeder for each 20 head. Fill feeders with a quantity of SWEETLIX® Free Choice Rumensin® 1620 Mineral that will be consumed in seven days. It is essential to offer enough feeding stations to insure that all animals have free access at all times to SWEETLIX® Free Choice Rumensin® 1620 Mineral. Cattle should consume 1 to 4 oz. per head daily which will provide the approved effective intake of 50 to 200 mg monensin. NOTE: Adequate consumption for cattle is dependent on good pasture conditions.
Provide clean, fresh water to all animals at all times.