After weaning comes the critical growth stage for your heifers. During this time it is important to provide optimal nutrition to support frame growth along with adequate bedding, space and ventilation for maximum comfort.
Making the heifer environment a priority not only complements a proper diet, but also helps to prevent respiratory disease, keeping animals healthy.
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Transition calves to grower ration at approximately 3 months of age; help your calves transition to new feed by mixing DairyWay Calf Grower with DairyWay Calf Starter for several days, gradually increasing amount of new feed per day until fully transitioned to Calf Grower/Developer.
Offer hay or forage free choice
Provide fresh, clean water at all times
Keep all feeding utensils, equipment and calf pens clean. Promptly remove stale or moldy feed.