SweetPro® Stage of Growth cattle product, FiberMate 18, is typically used for first calf heifers up to 3 year old cows that are in good condition being fed fair quality forage. FiberMate 18 improves the animal’s ability to breakdown forages for maximum nutrient uptake all while decreasing the amount of forage required to do so.
When utilizing the SweetPro Stage of Growth Consumption Program, FiberMate 18 is positioned between SweetPro 16 and FiberMate 20. If consumption on SweetPro 16 consistently exceeds 1.25 lbs per head per day, transition to FiberMate 18 to bring intake back into 0.75 to 1.25 lbs per head per day. If consumption on FiberMate 18 consistently exceeds 1.25 lbs per head per day, transition to FiberMate 20 to bring intake back into 0.75 to 1.25 lbs per head per day.
FiberMate 18 contains a complete vitamin and organic trace mineral package, our proprietary yeast culture and prebiotic blend ProBiotein® and all the benefits of SweetPro’s fermented blend of condensed distillers solubles and distillers dried grains with solubles.