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Land O Lakes Colostrum Replacement
LAND O LAKES Colostrum Replacement is a single dose replacement for maternal colostrum in the first day of life. It provides 100 grams or more of IgG in 16.6 oz of powder (>20% IgG). Because it is made from natural bovine colostrum, it helps to achieve successful passive transfer.
Colostrum Replacement Mixing and Feeding Instructions
Mix colostrum replacement powder with 110-120°F water. Always weigh colostrum replacement powder for accurate mixing. The colostrum replacement should be 105°F when delivered to the calf. Follow label directions to meet the desired levels of IgG.
Dairy Calf and Heifer Association Gold Standards recommend feeding colostrum or colostrum replacement at a rate of 10 percent of the calf’s body weight within the first 2 hours of life.
Feeding Calves for Best Results
Begin feeding calf milk replacer on day 2 after colostrum or colostrum replacement feeding. Provide fresh, clean water along with a high-quality, palatable calf starter feed on a free-choice basis. Only use low sodium water (<50 ppm) for mixing milk replacer and feeding calves.