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VitaFerm Roughage Fortifier

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VitaFerm Roughage Fortifier

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: BioZyme

A free choice, loose mineral formulated to balance required nutrients lacking in high fiber and/or poor quality roughages.

Key Benefits:

The correct balance of required minerals and vitamins.

Provides a balanced package of required vitamins and minerals including organic copper to enable cattle to overcome the deficiencies of late fall and winter roughages.

Matching the nutrients provided by Roughage Fortifier with available forages will function to maintain herd health, herd breed back and productivity.

The Amaferm® Advantage

Stimulates fiber digestion to maximize usage of available forages. Reduces the need for supplemental feeding.

What value does it have in the animal?

Promotes general herd health, breeding performance and immune response. Excellent for cattle on winter pasture, hay or stock piled roughages. Can be used year round.

VitaFerm Roughage Fortifier Caution

Due to copper level, do not feed to sheep.

Recommended Feeding Directions:

Feed to beef cattle at the rate of 4 ounces per head per day. Additional free choice salt should be provided.

Guaranteed Analysis

Calcium (Ca)

12.0% Min. / 14.0% Max.

Phosphorus (P)

8.0% Min.

Salt (NaCl)

7.7% Min. / 9.2% Max.

Magnesium (Mg)

3.0% Min.

Potassium (K)

3.0% Min.

Cobalt (Co)

40 ppm Min.

Copper (Cu)

2,500 ppm Min.

Iodine (I)

120 ppm Min.

Manganese (Mn)

3,000 ppm Min.

Selenium (Se)

27 ppm Min.

Zinc (Zn)

5,000 ppm Min.

Vitamin A

400,000 IU/lb. Min.

Vitamin D-3

40,000 IU/lb. Min.

Vitamin E

400 IU/lb. Min.

Vitamin B-12

12.0 mcg/lb. Min.

d-Pantothenic Acid

5.0 mg/lb. Min.


1.0 mg/lb. Min.


50.0 mg/lb. Min.


Monocalcium Phosphate, Dicalcium Phosphate, Calcium Carbonate, Corn Distillers Dried Grains with Solubles, Salt, Potassium Chloride, Magnesium Oxide, Zinc Sulfate, Ferrous Sulfate, Copper Sulfate, Manganese Sulfate, Calcium Iodate, Cobalt Sulfate, Sodium Selenite, Soybean Meal, Dried Aspergillus Oryzae Fermentation Products, Molasses Products, Fat Products (Feed Grade), Propylene Glycol, Polysorbate 60, Glycerin, Sulfuric Acid, Xanthan Gum, Natural and Artificial Flavors, Ethoxyquin (a preservative), Yeast Culture, Vitamin A Supplement, Vitamin D-3 Supplement, Vitamin E Supplement, Choline Chloride, Niacin, Calcium Pantothenate, Riboflavin, Vitamin B-12 Supplement, Thiamine Hydrochloride, Copper Proteinate.

BIOZYME® INCORPORATED, 6010 Stockyards Expressway, PO Box 4428 - St. Joseph, MO 64504-0428

800-821-3070 or 816-238-3326

Fax 816-238-7549

February 2013

Sizes Available

Product #

50 lb (22.7 kg) bag


NAC No.: 14960394

Telephone:   816-238-3326
Toll-Free:   800-821-3070
Fax:   816-238-7549
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