Salt, Mixes and Blocks dosage information

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Salt Mixes

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ProductSummit Dairy Mineral MultiMixSummit Dairy Mineral MagMixSummit Dairy Mineral AmazieSummit General Multimineral Salt Mix
Size25kg25kg25kg25kg
PackBagBagBagBag
Doses per bag555357125
Cattle / HorsesDeerSheep / Goats
5006251250
For water treatmentNoNoNoNo
When to UseAll yearAll yearWhen feeding maize silageAll year
Animal ClassDairy CowsDairy CowsDairy CowsAll
Exclusions (known)Texel sheep
A single dose provides:
Cattle / HorsesDeerSheep / Goats
Dose Volume
45g70g200g
50g40g20g
Salt (NaCl)g
353543
44.635.617.8
Cag
42
1.41.20.6
Cumg
125125
12.5105.0
Znmg
350350
2923.211.6
Img
55
4.73.61.8
Comg
1212
3.32.81.4
Semg
11
0.150.120.06
Femg
4.53.61.8
Mgg
1015
Flavour
yesyesyes
yesyesyes

Mix with feeds or make available in a lick trough/boxes.

Salt Blocks for General Use

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ProductSummit MultimineralSummit LittlixSummit TwinlixSummit Rock BlockSummit CopperSummit MagnesiumSummit ZincSummit Iodine with Zinc
Size20kg2.5kg2.5kg20kg20kg20kg20kg20kg
PackCartonCarton x 82 per bagCartonCartonCartonCartonCarton
When to UseAll yearAll yearAll yearAll yearAfter Zn FE treatment all yearLate Winter / SpringSummer / Autumn in FE risk areasAutumn to Spring
(year round)
Animal ClassAllAllAllAllCattle onlyAllAllSheep + Beef
Exclusions (known)Texel sheep (due to copper)All sheep
MineralsUnits
Salt%
89899997859295
Ca%
2.792.790.350.9
Cumg/kg
125012503750
Znmg/kg
580580370002000
Img/kg
9494949594500
Comg/kg
656565658080
Semg/kg
333336
Femg/kg
89899089
Mgg/kg
4.81
Flavouryesyesnoyesnonoyes

Dose Rates: make salt blocks freely available as required.
20kg blocks – sheep, goats, camalids – 1 block per 50 head, 1 block should last +50 days, usual consumption 5-10g/head/day
20kg blocks – cattle, deer – 1 block per 10 head, 1 block should last +50 days, usual consumption 15-25g/head/day
2.5kg blocks – sheep, goats, camalids – 1 block per 10 head, 1 block should last +20 days, usual consumption 5-10g/head/day
2.5kg blocks – cattle, deer, horses – 1 block per head, 1 block should last +75 days, usual consumption 15-25g/head/day

Salt Blocks for Large Volume Use

ProductMultimineral Safety SlingsLittlix Safety SlingsCopper Safety SlingsMagnesium Safety SlingsMacKenzie Country Salt BlockHarvest Block Safety Slings
Size20kg2.5kg20kg20kg20kg20kg
Pallet2x600kg slings2x500kg slings2x600kg slings2x600kg slings2x600kg slings2x600kg slings
When to UseAll yearAll yearAll yearLate Winter/SpringAll yearAll year
Animal ClassAllSheepCattle onlyAllSheep + beefSheep + beef
Exclusions (known)Texel sheep (due to copper)All Sheep
MineralsUnits
Salt%
898997859899
Ca%
2.792.79
Cumg/kg
125012503750
Znmg/kg
5805801090
Img/kg
94949495295
Comg/kg
656565130
Semg/kg
33339
Femg/kg
898990
Mgg/kg
4.81
Flavouryesyesyesnonono

Dose Rates: make salt blocks freely available as required.
20kg blocks – sheep, goats – 1 block per 50 head, 1 block should last +50 days
20kg blocks – cattle, deer – 1 block per 10 head, 1 block should last +50 days
2.5kg blocks – sheep, goats – 1 block per 10 head, 1 block should last +20 days

AgSalt & AgFert

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ProductSummit AgSalt CoarseSummit AgSalt FineSummit AgFert
Size25kg25kg1000kg
PackBagBagBulk Bag
When to UseAll yearAll yearAll year
Animal ClassAllAllAll
DistributionSouth Island Only
Minimum Purchase6 tonnes
Properties
Salt (NaCl) – dry+98%+99%+97%
Moisture, %<0.2%<0.2%<3.0%
Approx Grain Size2-4mm1mm5-10mm

Use Rates:
AgSalt – with supplementary feeds, 7-25kg/tonne
AgFert – general soil application, 100kg/ha
AgFert – fodder beet application, up to 250kg/ha

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