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DSM in Animal Nutrition & Health

DSM Vitamin Supplementation Guidelines 2016 for Animal Nutrition

10050.141

Broilers

Added per kg air-dry feed

Category/Phase Duration Vit. A Vit. D3(2) 25OHD3 (Hy*D)(2) Vit. E(3) Vit. K3 (Menadione) Vit. B1 Vit. B2 Vit. B6 Vit. B12(7) Niacin d-Panto thenic acid Folic acid Biotin Vit. C (8)(9) Choline
    I.U. I.U. mg mg mg mg mg mg mg mg mg mg mg mg mg
Broilers
Starter
1-10 days 12000-15000 4000-5000 0,069 150-200(5) 3-4 3-4 8-10 4-6 0,020-0,040 60-80 15-20 2-2,5 0,25-0,40 100-200 400-700
Grower 11-24 days 10000-12500 4000-5000 0,069 50-100(6)(7) 3-4 2-3 7-9 4-6 0,020-0,030 60-80 12-18 2-2,5 0,25-0,40 100-200 400-700
Finisher 25 dd-market 10000-12500 4000-5000 0,069 50-100(6)(7) 3-4 2-3 6-8 4-6 0,020-0,030 50-80 10-15 2-2,5 0,25-0,40 100-200 400-600
Broiler breeders
Starter/Grower (Pullets)
0-18 weeks 10000-12000 3000-5000 0,069 100-150(5) 3-5 2-3,5 8-10 4-6 0,020-0,030 30-60 13-15 1,5-2,5 0,25-0,40 100-150 350-700
Layers and
male breeders
19 weeks-end 12000-15000 3000-5000 0,069(3) 100-150(6) 5-7 3-3,5 12-16 4-6 0,030-0,040 50-60 15-25 2-4 0,25-0,40 100-150 350-700

(2) Local legal limits need to be observed (3) Add 60 mg/kg CAROPHYLL® red to improve hatchability. MaxiChick™  (Hy-D® 1,25% and CAROPHYLL® red) is a DSM Nutritional Products Patent and Trademark (4) When dietary fat is higher than 3% then add 5 mg/kg feed for each 1% dietary fat (5) For optimum immune function increase level up to 300 mg/kg (6) Under heat stress conditions increase level up to 200 mg/kg (7) For optimum meat quality increase level up to 200 mg/kg (8) Use upper level as reference for animal protein free diets and when cobalt is supplemented at very low levels or removed (9) Recommended under heat stress condition and to enhance reproductive performance in breeders (10) Use ROVIMIX® STAY-C®35 for reducing loss during processing

BROILERS V2

Broilers

Broilers: Starter, Grower, Finisher
Broiler breeders: Starter/Grower (Pullets), Layers and male breeders

TURKEYS-V2

Turkeys

Turkeys: Starter, Grower, Finisher
Turkey breeders: Starter, Grower, Layers and male breeders

LAYERS-V2

Layers & other poultry

Hens and Duck layers, Layers breeders, Ducks and Geese, Partridges, Quails and pheasants, Ostrich and Emu

SWINE-V2

Swine

Fattening Pigs: Pre-starter, Starter, Grower, Finisher
Breeders: Replacement gilts, Sows, Boars

RUMINANTS-V2

Ruminants

Calves, milk replacer, Heifers, Beef cattle, Beef cows, Dairy cows, Breeding bullsm Sheep & Goats

FISH-V2

Fish & shrimps

Salmon / Trout, Carp/Tilapia/Cat-fish, Eels, Seabream/Seabass, Shrimp

HORSES-V2

Horses & Others

Foals, Leisure horses, Race horses, Mares and Stallions, Rabbits, Mick & Foxes

PETS-V2

Companion animals

Dogs and cats