Black Gold is a kelp seaweed and molasses based nutritional supplement, enriched with a full range of essential minerals, trace elements, electrolytes, protein, carbohydrates, amino acids and vitamins required for healthy growth and optimum production.
When is Black Gold best used?
Ideal in times of stress such as docking, calving and weaning when the animals demand for minerals and vitamins is high.
Whenever pasture or supplements provide less than a complete diet.
Pre-mating when higher levels of minerals such as selenium or iodine are beneficial.
Where soils and pastures are mineral deficient.
When seasonal variations in pasture quality could result in less than optimal animal performance.
On hay and silage crops that are often deficient of essential minerals.
How is Black Gold used?
Added to water troughs
Poured on hay or grain
Dosage Rates / Recommendations:
Slightly warm supplement first for drench gun use. Can be mixed with milk, most drenches and put into water troughs, over stock feed or grain. Store away from direct sunlight.
Dairy Cows: 3-4 mls daily - 10 mls per 100 kg monthly
Beef Cattle: 3-4 mls daily - 10 mls per 100 kg monthly
Calves: 2 mls daily - 10 mls monthly
Sheep: 10-15 mls - when drenching
Lambs: 3 mls at docking - or 10 mls monthly
Deer: 20 mls monthly
Fawns: 10-15 mls monthly
Horses: 20 mls monthly
Foals: 10-15 mls monthly
Availability: Available in 5, 20 and 200 litres
Typical Analysis: Element Milligrams per litre:
Vitamin A 300,000 IU/Litre
Vitamin D 30,000 IU/Litre
Vitamin E 200,000 IU/Litre when packed
For Calf Rearing:
30ml per day per calf for 6 weeks or longer if desired and still feeding on milk