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DSM in Animal Nutrition & Health

DSM Vitamin Supplementation Guidelines 2016 for Animal Nutrition

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Layers & other Poultry

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
Hens and Duck
Layers

Starter (Pullets)
0-10 weeks 12000-13000 3000-4000 0,069 50-70(5) 3-3,5 2-2,5 6-7 4,5-5,5 0,025-0,030 50-60 15-17 1-1,5 0,15-0,20 100-150 200-400
Rearing (Pullets) 10 wks-2% lay 10000-12000
3000-4000
0,069 30-35 3-3,5 2-2,5 5-6 3-5 0,020-0,025 30-60 12-15 1-1,5 0,10-0,15 100-150 200-400
Layers Laying phase 8000-12000
3000-4000
0,069 20-30(6) 2,5 -3 2,5 - 3 5 - 7 3,5 - 5 0,015-0,025 30-50 8,0-12,0 1-1,5 0,10-0,15 100-200 300-500
Layers breeders
Pullets, Layers and
Male Breeders
0 weeks to end 10000-15000 3000-4500 0,069(3) 50-100(5)(6) 2-5 2,5-3,5 10-12 5-6 0,020-0,040 45-60 15-20 2-3 0,25-0,40 150-200 300-500
Ducks and Geese   12000-15000 3000-5000 0,069 40-80 3-5 2-3 5-7 5-7 0,020-0,040 60-80 10-15 1-2 0,20-0,25 100-200 300-500
Partridges, quails
and pheasants
  12000-13500 3000-4000 0,069 50-80 2-4 2-4 5-7 4-6 0,030-0,050 50-80 15-25 1,5-2 0,20-0,25 100-200 400-600
Ostrich and emu   12000-16000 3000-4000 0,069 40-60 2-4 3-5 10-20 6-8 0,050-0,100 80-100 12-20 2-4 0,20-0,35 200-250 600-800

(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 100 mg/kg in Layers Starter and up to 150 mg/kg in Breeders (6) Under heat stress conditions increase level up to 200 mg/kg (7) Use upper level as reference for animal protein free diets and when cobalt is supplemented at very low levels or removed (8) Recommended under heat stress condition and to enhance reproductive performance in breeders (9) 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