Specialist Nutrition

Pre Calver Minerals

High quality mineral feed specifically formulated for pre-calver dairy and suckler cows
Optimin Standard Precalver

Optimin Standard Precalver

Pre Calver Minerals

Optimin Standard Precalver

Optimin Standard Precalver

Well Balanced Precalver Mineral, For Dairy And Suckler Cows Prior To Calving

Key Features

  • A well balanced precalver mineral, for dairy and suckler cows prior to calving
  • High levels of magnesium, to help calcium mobilisation at calving and help prevent milk fever
  • Fully fortified with vitamins, minerals and trace elements for cow and calf health prior to calving

Feeding Rates

Cows for 8 Weeks Prior to Calving

125g/hd/day

Handling and Storage

Store in secure cool dry conditions. Care should be taken to ensure correct amounts are weighed and that the straight material is kept away from animal contact.


Talk to our sales team today about how Optimin Standard Precalver could help your farm : + 353 (0) 51 833071

Optimin Protected Precalver

Optimin Protected Precalver

Pre Calver Minerals

Optimin Protected Precalver

Optimin Protected Precalver

Meeting The Mineral And Vitamin Requirements Of Cow And Calf During The Last 8 Weeks Of Pregnancy

Key Features

  • Optimin Precalver is our proven high spec precalver designed to meet the requirements of cow and calf during the last 8 weeks of pregnancy. Now containing AO Mix
  • High levels of vitamin E (8,000iu/kg) is supported with the inclusion of AO Mix; a blend of natural polyphenols, with proven anti-oxidant activity. This is equivalent to 10,000iu/kg vitamin E
  • Contains selenium in the protected form as Selplex, which along with the high levels of vitamin E, boosts cow and calf immunity, and helps reduce the incidences of retained cleanings
  • Protected zinc and protected copper sources increase the availability of these essential minerals
  • High levels of magnesium, to help calcium mobilisation at calving and help prevent milk fever

Feeding Rates

Cows for 8 Weeks Prior to Calving 125g/hd/day

Optional Extras

  • Anionic Salts: As an additional prevention against milk fever, in cases of high Potassium silages
  • Biotin: The addition of biotin in the dry cow period helps the hoof post calving, when it is prone to damage
  • Seaweed: Seaweed supplementation to improve the immune system and nutrition uptake of cows precalving. Good source of Iodine

Handling and Storage

Store in secure cool dry conditions. Care should be taken to ensure correct amounts are weighed and that the straight material is kept away from animal contact.

Precalver With Good Levels Of protected Copper and Zinc


Talk to our sales team today about how Optimin Protected Precalver could help your farm : + 353 (0) 51 833071