Forage Protein Supplementation
Colder weather is starting to set in. Some of the cattle are grazing stalk fields while the weather permits. Lick tubs are an excellent option to boost the low protein of the stalk fields. Kent has EnergiLass tubs, while Hubbard has Crystalyx tubs. Both are excellent sources of protein.
Below is a chart to show what protein levels you should consider feeding as a forage supplement:
For more information on how protein supplementation can benefit your operation, see what our friends at Hubbard and Kent have to offer, and contact your local Smith Fertilizer & Grain office for your lick tub needs.