16 October 1998

Molassed minerals by the bucketful

BOOST sheep productivity by feeding ewes and rams molassed mineral buckets for eight weeks before and after tupping, says distributor Harbro Farm Sales.

Vit-Ewe-Min bucket supply essential trace elements to improve sheep fertility, embryo survival, lamb viability and growth rates for both commercial and pedigree flockmasters, says the company.

Essential trace elements such as zinc, selenium, cobalt, iodine, manganese and zinc, are readily absorbed in a protective formula that doesnt allow them to combine in the rumen to form other compounds.

Available direct in 20kg buckets costing £17 each. One bucket should be used for every 50 sheep (01888-545204, fax 01888-563939).