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Sweet Iron

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: International Nutrition

Moist, Oral Iron Supplement with Trace

Minerals for Nursing Pigs

Minimum Guaranteed Analysis:

Iron (FE)

3%

Zinc (Zn)

500 ppm

Manganese (Mn)

600 ppm

Ingredients

Ferrous sulfate, ferrous fumarate, ferrous gluconate, iron ammonium citrate, iron amino acid complex, zinc oxide, manganous oxide, copper sulfate, cobalt carbonate, ethylenediamine dihydriodide, hydrated sphagnum moss, cane molasses, cane sugar, calcium propionate, charcoal, and artificial flavoring.

Directions For Use

NURSING PIGS:

Use for nursing pigs at the following feeding rate starting when pigs are about 3 days of age.

DAY

FEEDING RATE (8 PIGS/LITTER)

3-6

1/2 ounce per litter per day.

7-21

1 ounce per litter per day.

22-35

1 1/2 ounce per litter per day.

(1 ounce equals approximately 1/3 cup)

The above amounts should be varied depending on litter size. Place SWEET IRON® on a clean place on the floor or in a shallow pan or other receptacle designed for feeding baby pigs. A small amount of SWEET IRON® top dressed on creep feed will aid in its acceptance.

WEANED PIGS:

SWEET IRON® can be used to increase starter feed consumption immediately

after weaning by mixing 12.5 lbs. (1 bag) of SWEET IRON® per ton of complete starter feed. Acceptance will be improved if weaned pigs had access to SWEET IRON® while nursing.

STORE IN A DRY PLACE!

Marketed By INTERNATIONAL NUTRITION, Omaha, Nebraska; U.S.A. 68127

CONTAINS:

NET WT.

PRODUCT NO.

4x12.5 LB

50 LB (22.68 KG)

401

NAC No.: 16060000

INTERNATIONAL NUTRITION, INC.
7706 I PLAZA, OMAHA, NE, 68127
Telephone:   402-331-0123
Fax:   402-331-0169
Website:   www.ini-agworld.com
Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the Sweet Iron information published above. However, it remains the responsibility of the readers to familiarize themselves with the product information contained on the US product label or package insert.

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