Ask Nutritionist: Why is pellet size important?

The purpose of pelleting is to improve feed handling and acceptance by our livestock. In some cases pelleting also improves digestibility, although if heat is too high it can reduce digestibility. Pellet sizes for feed and supplements come in nearly every possible dimension.  To start to have an understanding of which pellet size is right […]

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Ask A Nutritionist: How do I know if I have too much Selenium in the diet

Questions regarding the levels of Selenium (Se) in the diet have become a common for our nutritionists, especially with the large warning on our Sure Champ bags. Selenium (Se) is important for growth, reproduction and immune function. However, it can be a very toxic trace mineral. Because of that, there are regulations on use in feed […]

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More Appetite: Vita Charge Cattle Protocol

Vita Charge is a prebiotic product that contains Amaferm® along with essential vitamins, trace minerals, and macro minerals to support microbial health. It is an ideal product to be used anytime the animal’s digestive system is challenged or there is a desire to stimulate intake. This could be during feed or water changes, weaning, bloat, […]

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Ask a Nutritionist: Sure Champ Helps Lower Body Temperature

Recently, we had a Sure Champ customer ask about the supplement Tasco, specifically how much Tasco was in Sure Champ. As we enter the warm months they will be trying to keep as much hair on their show steers as possible and recognize that diet can have an effect on hair. Sure Champ contains a […]

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