Horslyx Smallholder Block for Ruminants
Smallholder Block from Horslyx is tailored for diverse smallholder environments, catering to mixed species grazing habits.
Designed for free access, ruminants such as cattle sheep & goats can help themselves to this nutritional supplement, aligning with their natural "little and often" grazing behavior. This approach ensures a balanced and consistent intake of essential nutrients throughout the day.
This weather proof lick accommodates the varied needs of different ruminant species, making it a valuable addition to smallholder environments.
Can be offered all year round providing essential vitamins, minerals and trace elements to all classes of grazing livestock along with additional energy and protein.
Supports Overall Health: Provides essential vitamins, minerals, and trace elements, promoting health and vitality in ruminant stock.
Cost-Effective Solution: Lasts long due to its concentrated nature, providing great value for money. It's licked, ensuring it's consumed over time, making it cost-effective.
Boosts Rumen Efficiency: Enhances the efficacy of rumen bugs, allowing better utilization of fibrous forages, improving digestibility and nutrient absorption.
Fits Natural Grazing Habits: Mimics the natural grazing habits of ruminants, allowing continuous trickle feeding over a 24-hour period, ensuring a balanced diet.
Corrects Nutrient Deficiencies: Addresses nutrient deficiencies in forage, ensuring a balanced diet for various ruminant stock, from goats to cows.
Improves Forage Utilization: Stimulates forage intake and improves digestibility, allowing greater reliance on homegrown forages and reducing overall feeding costs.
Supports Immune System: Contains powerful antioxidants like Zinc, Selenium, and Vitamin E, supporting a healthy immune system in ruminants.
Enhances Animal Health: Improves animal health and performance by addressing nutrient deficiencies, making it the top choice for supplementation in smallholder environments.
- Corrects Nutrient Deficiencies: Smallholder Block ensures a balanced diet for ruminant stock by correcting deficiencies in minerals, vitamins, and trace elements found in forage.
- Cobalt for Vitamin B12 Production: Unlike equine supplements, it contains added cobalt, essential for Vitamin B12 production within the rumen, crucial for ruminant health and performance.
- Stimulates Forage Intake: It stimulates forage intake and enhances digestibility, encouraging reliance on homegrown forages, reducing overall feeding costs.
- Suitable for All Ruminants: It does not contain added copper, making it suitable for all ruminant species, from pygmy goats to cows and even pigs.
- Optimized Consumption: Offered in multiple units, it reduces competition among animals, ensuring optimal consumption and nutrient intake.
- Enhanced Forage Utilization: Its unique production process enhances forage utilization within the rumen, making it an excellent choice for smallholders.
Smallholder Block is not designed for equine consumption.